American English vs British English

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Here is a list of things for which we use different words in American English and different in British English.


By: russellbarrett1 (5 month(s) ago)

We call the toilet the toilet, Americans call it a restroom, so that's the wrong way round!

By: russellbarrett1 (5 month(s) ago)

A shower in English is a shower not a bath! A bath is a bath, a thing you soak in.

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Presentation Transcript

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American English v s British English

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APARTMENT in American English FLAT in British English

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Second Floor First Floor First Floor Ground Floor British English American English

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American English British English Truck Lorry

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GARDEN in British English YARD in American English

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American English British English No I’m taking a BATH! Are you taking a SHOWER?

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American English British English Restroom Toilet

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American English British English Closet Cupboard

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British English American English Throw RUBBISH / DIRT in the DUSTBIN Throw TRASH / GARBAGE in the TRASH CAN

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