In British English, shop is used to refer to a place where you can buy things. Store is used to refer to a very big place like a supermarket or department store.
In American English, store is used to refer to a place where you can buy things. Shop is used to refer to a small place that sells only one type of goods.
There are many shops on this street. (British English)
I need to go to a card shop. (American English)
His brother is the owner of a shop in Cambridge.
There are many stores on this street. (American English)
All stores stay open late at Christmas.
This article is only available in our London store.
As the world becomes additional world and integrated community, English language plays a vital role in connecting people and their ideas to at least one another. www.engforu.com is created by Maung Maung One. My goal is, the people of Myanmar need to develop English Language must be supported as much as I can. Its purpose was to help expand learner access to the Basic English. I would like to give our special thanks to BBC, VOA for graciously allowing us to use their news stories as a basis of our learning activities. Their stories, photos and videos have made learning interesting and appropriate for adults.