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British vs American EnglishShould I focus on teaching British English or keep using American English? Is there a significant difference? These are questions I began asking myself as I worked through the International TEFL and tesol training course. I was exposed to differences between British and American English several years ago. At the time, the differences seemed minor and more quaint than problematic. Now that I contemplate teaching English, I am not so sure. According to Josephine Bacon of Interlegal Translations, the differences may be more significant than I thought. In an article written for ?Business International? she states, ?It is a common fallacy that a text can be restyled in British-to-American or American-to-British English merely by running it through the appropriate spellchecker. The differences between British and American English involve not just spelling, but style, grammar, punctuation, typography and vocabulary ? to say nothing of the important cultural differences.? (Bacon, 2008) The first time I remember noticing the difference between the two was when I was reading Dick Francis novels. The main characters in his books are capable, usually tough in a quiet