a road vehicle with usually four wheels which is driven by a motor and used as a means of travel for a small number of people
a railway carriage
"he needs a car to get to work"
"three cars had jumped the rails"
"the car was on the top floor"
"they took a cable car to the top of the mountain"
A reverent people behold The towering car, the sable steeds.
误 Are you going back by taxi or by your friend's car?
正 Are you going back by taxi or in your friend's car?
析 表示“乘小汽车”可以用by car,但是,当car前有了修饰语时,即特指时就应该用介词in。