Field expedition is there any different between an expedition and a field expedition? expeditions making astronomical observations from remote field expeditions studying the way in which views of the astronomical environment shaped the nature of past civilisations
Nov 5, 2019 9:43 AM
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"Field expedition" is more descriptive then just "expedition". You don't have to use the more descriptive form but it sounds more natural and clear when you do. An expedition is a journey or voyage undertaken by a group of people with a particular purpose. There are different types of expeditions, like "military expedition", "religious expedition" or "corporate expedition". Generally speaking, scientists do their work in a laboratory but sometimes they have to travel outside the laboratory and they usually call this a "field expedition". However, if a scientist says "I'm going on an expedition" nobody will assume she is going on a "military expedition", but to avoid misunderstanding it's probably better to be more descriptive.
November 5, 2019
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