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British English vs. American English: 40 Differences Illustrated

The differences between British English and American English are always fun to take a look at. Below are 40 differences between the two illustrated.

Grammar Corner British English vs. American English: 40 Differences Illustrated

 

Learn the difference between American English vs British English.

British vs American English

1. Post ………… Mail

2. Film ………… Movie

3. Rubbish ………… Garbage

4. Football ………… Soccer

5. Chips ………… Fries

6. Rubber ………… Eraser

7. Zip ………… Zipper

8. Sweets ………… Candy

9. Biscuit ………… Cookie

10. Maize ………… Corn

11. Trainers ………… Sneakers

12. Lorry ………… Truck

13. Petrol ………… Gasoline

14. Cooker ………… Stove

15. Taxi ………… Cab

16. Flat ………… Apartment

17. Wardrobe ………… Closet

18. Dummy ………… Pacifier

19. Tap ………… Faucet

20. Crisps ………… Chips

21. Trousers ………… Pants

22. Handbag ………… Purse

23. Nappy ………… Diaper

24. Torch ………… Flashlight

25. Bill ………… Check

26. Pyjamas ………… Pajamas

27. Waistcoat ………… Vest

28. Jelly ………… Jello

29. Engineer ………… Plumber

30. Tin ………… Can

31. Car park ………… Parking lot

32. Toilet ………… Restroom

33. Aubergine ………… Eggplant

34. Jumper ………… Sweater

35. Tyre ………… Tire

36. Mobile phone ………… Cell phone

37. Trolley ………… Cart

38. Aeroplane ………… Airplane

39. Rasher ………… Bacon

40. Sofa ………… Couch

 

 

 

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