Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Raft"

The meaning of "Raft" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does rafting
A: A "raft" is basically a type of small boat. "Rafting" is an activity where you travel down fast-moving streams/rivers in that raft.

Example sentences using "Raft"

Q: Please show me example sentences with raft.
A: The migrants arrived on a tiny raft, which they had travelled on across the sea.

If I was shipwrecked on a desert island, I would make a raft out of wood and travel back to the mainland.

We went water rafting down the river, it was so cool, it was just me and my sister who managed to stay on the raft all the way through!

Synonyms of "Raft" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between a raft of books and many books ?
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Q: What is the difference between raft and kayak ?
A: Kayak is usually a professionally built type of boat used for kayaking. Raft can be anything that you put together and floats on water, usually to support human weight.

Translations of "Raft"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Our raft came to a complete halt. "what is wrong?" I asked, hoping I didn't sound nearly as anxious as I felt. I don't get what does " hoping I didn't sound nearly as anxious as I felt" mean here.( ie the connotation of this sentence).
A: It means: I felt anxious (worried, nervous, concerned), but I didn’t want other people to know that I was feeling that way. For example, I wanted them to think I was calm.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? raft
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