Meaning of LANE in English
1 ( esp. BrE ) narrow road
▪ little , small
▪ single-track ( BrE )
▪ dusty , muddy
▪ bumpy , twisting , winding
There is plenty to explore in the narrow winding ~s behind the cathedral.
We drove down winding country ~s on the journey to York.
▪ back ( BrE )
Lighting is poor in the back ~s of the old town.
VERB + LANE
▪ turn down , turn into
LANE + VERB
▪ go , lead , run
the ~ leading to the village
The ~ runs past the the lake.
▪ along a/the ~
We cycled for miles along winding country ~s.
▪ down a/the ~ , in a/the ~ , up a/the ~
2 part of a wide road for one line of traffic
▪ fast , slow
▪ left , left-hand , right , right-hand
▪ breakdown ( AmE ), inside , middle , outside ( BrE ), overtaking ( BrE ), passing ( AmE )
▪ northbound , southbound , etc.
▪ bus , express ( AmE ), HOV (= high-occupancy vehicle)
▪ bicycle ( AmE ), cycle ( BrE )
VERB + LANE
▪ change , get in ( BrE ), switch ( esp. AmE )
I hate changing ~s when the traffic is heavy.
Get in ~ early when turning off.
▪ keep in , stay in (both BrE )
LANE + NOUN
▪ closures ( esp. BrE ), restrictions ( BrE )
Commuters can expect ~ closures for a while longer.
▪ in (the) ~
The bus was crawling along in the slow ~.
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012