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van in English:

1. van van

The white van has been sold for peanuts.
President Van Buren was troubled.
The sniper is driving a white van.
He imitated the works of Van Gogh.
Van Buren rejected the offer.
My uncle is a builder and he has his own van.
We’ll hire a van if there’s too much stuff to fit in the car.
The Maxwells rented a small van to move their furniture to their new flat.
He got arrested for stealing a delivery van.
mass-produced vans. a camper van
We’ll have to hire a van to move all this stuff.
Jack bought a white van.
I thoroughly enjoyed myself at the Van Dorgen Exhibition.
The Lake Van is the greatest lake of Turkey.
The Van Horn family was rich.

English word "van"(van) occurs in sets:

Minimal Pairs - Consonants

2. bus bus

Take a bus.
I was late for the bus, late for work, and got a run my stockings.
The bus broke down on the way, so I ran to school.
I wanted to be a bus driver when I was five.
What do you think of the idea of making a bus trip?
His job is driving a sight-seeing bus.
When the bus swerved to miss a cat, the driver said, "That was close."
Get off at the next stop and take a bus headed to the airport.
I walked as far as the post office, where I took the bus for Tokyo Station.
This airport is easily accessible by bus.
The lake can be reached in half an hour by bus.
We told our bus guide that we preferred to go shopping.
The bus had left by the time my wife finished dressing.
This new bus service will meet the residents' needs.
I took the bus in order to reach the destination before it got dark.