Alternative vs Alternate

Tanvir

New Member
Bangla
If our friends are not able to take us in their car, we must make ...... arrangements to go to the airport.

A. alternative
(B.) another
C. alternate
D. possible
What's wrong with 'alternate'? Here answer is alternative.
 
  • heypresto

    Senior Member
    English - England
    :thumbsup: I agree.

    But I have read and heard 'alternate' for 'alternative' in the British media a few times just recently. Just a blip, or a worrying slippery slope? :eek:
     
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