Biscuit or cookie? Cozzy or swimsuit? Plonker or idiot? What do you make of these translations?!
The Americans could learn a thing or two from us – like a couple of holidays we enjoy they don’t…but should.
To be honest, the Americans have it good when it comes to food – there’s not one of these we wouldn’t want more regularly over here!
Just because we’re the ‘wrong’ side of the pond doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate Thanksgiving – whether British or American – if we choose to! Us Brits might need a little help though, so here’s some great ways to celebrate.
Same words, different meanings. Alan Stone revisits his cultural roots to look at the differences in British and American word usage. What are ‘bangs’, for example?