BRITISH ENGLISH VS AMERICAN ENGLISH

Holiday - vacation

Petrol - gas

Car park - parking lot

Underground - subway

Motorway - highway

Sweets - candy

Crisps - chips

Chips - french fries

Biscuit - cookie

takeaway - take out

Football - soccer

American Football- football

Primary school - elementry school

Secondary school- high school

Break - recess

Timetable - schedule

Mark/grade - grade

Mobile phone - cell phone

Lift - elevator

Touch - flashlight

City Centre - downtown

Autumn - fall

Rubbish - garbage / trash

Bin/Dustbin - garbage can / trash can

Neighbour - neighbor

Garden - yard

TV programme - TV program

Cheque - check

Shop assistant - sales clerk

Shop - store/shop

Off-licence - liquor store

Flat - apartment

Nappy - diaper

Queue/line - line

Wardrobe - closet

Colour - color

Zip - zipper

Chemist - drug store

Toilet (public) - restroom

Maths - math

Bonnet(Car) - hood

Boot (Car) - truck