Happy Tuesday, GLNers! Hoping for a sunny day today… A close friend, who resides in London, was recently teaching me the British way of speaking English. This might surprise a non-native English speaker: American English vocabulary often differs from British English. Here is a “translation” of names for articles of clothing that could be handy when you shop overseas, get dressed in the morning or talk to a friend from the UK:
Finally, just in case the weather forecast is correct for today, did you bring your umbrella–also known as a brolly….?
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