Vocabulary: American English vs. British English

Publicado: 28 febrero, 2012 en Vocabulary

                       In this post I am going to write a list of words that are different in AmE and BE. Even they use different words they understand each other. It is not a problem for communication

American English                          British English                                   Spanish

Apartment                                                   Flat                                                            Piso

Baggage                                                         Luggage                                                  Equipaje

Cab                                                                  Taxi                                                        Taxi

Candy                                                             Sweet                                                     Caramelo

Chips                                                               Crisps                                                    Patatas Fritas de bolsa

Cookie                                                             Biscuit                                                   Galleta

Elevator                                                         Lift                                                            Ascensor

Eraser                                                             Rubber                                                    Goma de borrar

First floor                                                      Ground Floor                                            Planta baja

Flashlight                                                      Torch                                                       Linterna

Highway                                                         Motorway                                             Autopista

Movie                                                              Film                                                         Película

Pants                                                                Trousers                                                Pantalones

Soccer                                                             Football                                                  Fútbol

Vacation                                                         Holiday                                                  Vacaciones

Yard                                                                 Garden                                                    Jardín

Zip Code                                                         Postal code                                           Código postal

                          

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