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Language Barriers Quiz

The differences between American English and British English can be a source of confusion, and sometimes amusement. Can you spot the differences ? 8 Questions.

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More about this quiz: George Bernard Shaw wrote that Britain and America were two countries divided by a common language. Try out your knowledge of Americanisms wit this fun quiz.

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  • mumshoes said on 26-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    good idea
  • WINIFRED28 said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    Good quiz thanks.
  • geoj532 said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    Clever!
  • cunio1963 said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    Good one, nice to get all the answers right for a change!
  • davidcalvert said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    PLeased you didn't go for the bum-bag option. Methinks it would have brought on a few infantile titters. lol
  • davidcalvert said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    Just had to try this one, Nick. Just written an American character into my novel and had to research the language differences. Excellent quiz.
  • moominpapa said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    Why that quiz was just swell..well done buddy..have a good day :-)
  • deejaycee81 said on 19-Oct-2012, 4 years ago
    Good idea, but quite easy.
  • thedivinemrsm said on 06-Dec-2010, 6 years ago
    Enjoyed this, got them all right! Thanks.
  • TriviaMaster said on 25-Aug-2009, 7 years ago
    Loved this american vs british quiz.
  • sceptimus said on 25-Aug-2009, 7 years ago
    Fun, fun, fun! Great idea.
  • genesgran said on 25-Aug-2009, 7 years ago
    Great idea for a quiz, nice one.
  • melleo7 said on 25-Aug-2009, 7 years ago
    it was a fun quiz but some caught me out!
  • Boodle said on 25-Aug-2009, 7 years ago
    Nice idea for a quiz. We’re going to make this our ‘Twitter Quiz of the Day’ (http://twitter.com/Triviala). 'Nick01' will also get 10 extra Crowns. Keep these great quizzes coming!
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