Exercise 2.

  Match the British English words with their American equivalent in the box.


  1.  postcode
  2.  queue
  3.  toilet
  4.  shop
  5.  sweets
  6.  thousand million
  7.  rubbish
  8.  trousers
  9.  tap
  10.  dinner jacket

ANSWERS
billion    candy    faucet    garbage/trash   
line    pants    restroom   
store    tux/tuxedo  zip code   
Exercise 1.
  Match the British English words with their American equivalent in the box.


  1.  pavement
  2.  holiday
  3.  bill
  4.  cinema
  5.  lift
  6.  garden
  7.  petrol
  8.  biscuit
  9.  chemist's
10.  autumn
FIESTA
American and British English
check    cookie    drugstore   elevator   
fall    gas  movie theater   
sidewalk    vacation    yard  
Fiesta ESL
2000/11