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18.11.2013 | Web
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20 BRITISH WORDS THAT MEAN SOMETHING TOTALLY DIFFERENT IN THE U.S.

In the United States, Americans speak the same language as their old predecessors in Great Britain, but they don’t always speak it the same way.
So, a few questions were asked to a native Brit in order to get some insight into some of the more notable discrepancies.

Here are 20 words  that have pretty different meanings in Great Britain than they do in the U.S.

1. Jumper 

britain_us_jumper

2.Trainer
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3.Pants
britain_us_pants

4.Bird

britain_us_bird

5.Bog
britain_us_bog

6.Rubber
britain_us_rubber

7.Braces

britain_us_braces

8.Trolley
britain_us_trolley

9.Chips

britain_us_chips

10.Coach

britain_us_coach

11.Biscuit

britain_us_biscuit

12.Shag

britain_us_shag

13.Dummy

britain_us_dummy

14. Lift

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15.Hooker

britain_us_hooker

16. Flannel

britain_us_flannel

 

 

17.Football

britain_us_football

18.Hamper

britain_us_hamper

19.Vest

britain_us_vest

20.God save the queen
britain_us_queen

 

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