British English translated to American English

Every now and then someone tries to translate English to American or vice versa – often with varying success. The latest to try is one I spotted on

In my experience, Americans tend to accept what is put before them. It’s the British that cry out in anger or frustration…but maybe that’s because it’s usually Americans doing the translating!

Take a look at this effort. Americans – have you heard of any of these? Brits – have you? I reckon a fair few of our British readers will be as equally perplexed by some of the suggested translations offered here! Let me know what you think anyway!

British verus American English