A while ago I was puzzling out what to call ‘model railroading’ in Esperanto. The suggestions I got were in the tone that since the trains involved are small, they must be toys. Being a model railroader, I can attest that though model trains are small, they are not something one truly ‘plays’ with, nor do you want to hand over a $200+ locomotive to a small child. Below I have put 3 photos to explain the difference.
What’s the Difference?