Reblogged from: http://www.bigstockphoto.com/blog/20-british-words-that-mean-something-totally-different-in-the-us
Here in the
United States, we speak the same language as our ye old predecessors in Great
Britain, but we don't always speak it the same way. So, we asked our oh-so
British receptionist, Ryan Lovett, to give us a crash course in some of
the more notable discrepancies.
Here are 20
words (along with some accompanying Bigstock images) that have pretty different
meanings in Great Britain than they do in the U.S.
No coyright infringement intended. For educational, non commercial purposes