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When you are going to a store or several stores to buy things, you say, “I’m going ________.”

SHOPPING 905
TO THE STORE 60
TRADING 32
TO TOWN 16
DOWNTOWN 10
MARKETING 8
TO THE MARKET 7
TO MARKET 6
TO SHOP 6
TO BUY SOMETHING 5
TO TRADE 4
UPTOWN 4
NR 3
TO (NAME OF STORE) 3
TO GET SOMETHING 3
TO THE GROCERY STORE 3
ON ERRANDS 2
TO BUY 2
TO STORE 2
TO THE SUPERMARKET 2
WINDOW SHOPPING 2
ABROAD 1
BUTTER AND EGG DAY 1
BUYING 1
DOWN TO (NAME OF TOWN) 1
GROCERY SHOPPING 1
INTO TOWN TO GET FEED 1
LOOKING 1
ON A BUYING SPREE 1
OUT TO (NAME OF TOWN) 1
OVER TO THE STORE 1
SHOPPING AROUND 1
STORE GOING 1
STORING 1
TIGHT SHOE DAY 1
TO (NAME OF TOWN) 1
TO A DRESS SHOP 1
TO A STORE 1
TO BUY GROCERIES 1
TO DO MARKET 1
TO DO MY SHOPPING 1
TO DO MY TRADING 1
TO DO SOME TRADING 1
TO FETCH IT 1
TO GET A PAIR OF SHOES 1
TO GET SUPPLIES 1
TO LOOK FOR BARGAIN 1
TO PICK UP A FEW THINGS 1
TO PICK UP PROVENDER 1
TO PICK UP SOMETHING 1
TO SPEND SOME MONEY 1
TO THE CHEAPEST ONE 1
TO THE CLOTHING STORE 1
TO THE CORNER STORE 1
TO THE GRAB 1
TO THE SHOPPING CENTER 1
TO THE STORES 1
TO TRADE FOR SOMETHING 1

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