HomeHome  BabyTalk ExtraBabyTalk Extra  PortalPortal  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  

Share | 
 

 UK v's US words

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
skorpy
******
******
avatar

Female
Number of posts : 1789
Age : 44
Registration date : 2006-08-08

PostSubject: UK v's US words   Thu May 31, 2007 1:22 am

I love the fact that UK words are different in the US,but mean the same.....

UK say Chips /US say Fries

UK say Crisps / US say Chips

UK say Films / US say Movie

UK say Trousers /US say Pants

UK says Car Boot /US say Trunk

You guys know anymore?

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://babytalk.megabb.com
Rebecca-Jayne
******
******


Female
Number of posts : 2050
Age : 32
Localisation : Coventry, UK
Registration date : 2006-08-09

PostSubject: Re: UK v's US words   Thu May 31, 2007 1:35 am

UK say Trainers / US say Sneakers

UK say Football / US say Soccer

UK say garden / US say yard

UK say sweets / US say candy

Uk say colour / US say color

UK say centre / US say center

UK say motorway / US say free way
Back to top Go down
View user profile
skorpy
******
******
avatar

Female
Number of posts : 1789
Age : 44
Registration date : 2006-08-08

PostSubject: Re: UK v's US words   Thu May 31, 2007 1:38 am

yeah forgot about those hehe...

although colour and centre are just spelt different not different words that mean the same :)

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://babytalk.megabb.com
Rebecca-Jayne
******
******


Female
Number of posts : 2050
Age : 32
Localisation : Coventry, UK
Registration date : 2006-08-09

PostSubject: Re: UK v's US words   Thu May 31, 2007 1:46 am

Yep, lol i know that. Just pointing it out, like we use the S in organise and they use the Z instead.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
skorpy
******
******
avatar

Female
Number of posts : 1789
Age : 44
Registration date : 2006-08-08

PostSubject: Re: UK v's US words   Thu May 31, 2007 2:06 am

Rebecca-Jayne wrote:
Yep, lol i know that. Just pointing it out, like we use the S in organise and they use the Z instead.

oh yea ,I prefer it with a Z lol

_________________
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://babytalk.megabb.com
Rebecca-Jayne
******
******


Female
Number of posts : 2050
Age : 32
Localisation : Coventry, UK
Registration date : 2006-08-09

PostSubject: Re: UK v's US words   Thu May 31, 2007 3:57 am

lol it looks better i think O.o am I strange? hahaha
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: UK v's US words   

Back to top Go down
 
UK v's US words
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» words within words
» regular-expressions-pattern-matching-for-censoring-words
» NO WORDS.
» Gerry appearing tomorrow on Leveson Inquiry!
» Two words to haunt any mum: ‘If only . . .’

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
 :: ChatBox :: This & That Room-
Jump to: