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American vs British words
« on: April 23, 2019, 05:45:14 pm »
Do you say

Chips or crisps
Colour or color
Aluminium(which way do u say it)

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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2019, 05:49:49 pm »
GarAGE compared to GAIRige
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2019, 05:53:18 pm »
GarAGE compared to GAIRige
To us garAGE is somewhere that fixes cars etc and we put our cars in our Gairige

Am I the only English person who does that?
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #3 on: April 23, 2019, 05:55:24 pm »
GarAGE compared to GAIRige
To us garAGE is somewhere that fixes cars etc and we put our cars in our Gairige

Am I the only English person who does that?
In America, garAGE is both of those lol. You put cars in them here too xD
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #4 on: April 23, 2019, 06:00:00 pm »
Chips
Color
Gray
etc etc

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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2019, 06:00:56 pm »
In England we moan it's too hot then it cools down and we complain that it's cold XD
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2019, 06:02:14 pm »
Idk any more lol
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #7 on: April 23, 2019, 06:04:36 pm »
We can also talk about the differences eg Prime minister and President
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #8 on: April 23, 2019, 06:12:46 pm »
We can also talk about the differences eg Prime minister and President
Ya true. And we call the back of a car the trunk, you call it the boot
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #9 on: April 28, 2019, 04:35:42 pm »
Plus, I believe we call the same thing flashlights that England calls "torches". To us, a torch is limited to something with an open flame.
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #10 on: April 28, 2019, 04:38:22 pm »
Plus, I believe we call the same thing flashlights that England calls "torches". To us, a torch is limited to something with an open flame.
Oh yeah, forgot about that.
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #11 on: April 28, 2019, 04:55:12 pm »
Plus, I believe we call the same thing flashlights that England calls "torches". To us, a torch is limited to something with an open flame.
Oh yeah, forgot about that.
I use both but torch more:)
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #12 on: April 30, 2019, 04:57:09 pm »
We say years and you say something like grades for school
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Re: American vs British words
« Reply #13 on: May 01, 2019, 08:06:49 am »
^ Oh yeah xP
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