erect/put up a flag?

< Previous | Next >

viajero_canjeado

Senior Member
English - Southeastern USA
In the context of putting up a flag on the moon, what's the best verb to use?

I hope to land on the moon one day so I can put up our nation's flag.
...so I can erect our nation's flag.
...install our nation's flag.
...set our flag?

Thanks for your comments!
 
  • Fabulist

    Banned
    American English
    You don't erect a flag, you erect a flag pole.
    You can put up a flag; there doesn't have to be a pole there already.
    You don't install or set up flags; you could install a flag pole, but erect would be better.
     
    < Previous | Next >
    Top