Do You Tend To Use British Or American English?

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Do You Tend To Use British Or American English? - Quiz

Check if you are used to British or American spelling and structures. There are no right or wrong answers.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Your friends are asking you to have lunch with them, but you don't feel hungry.

    • A.

      Thanks, I have already eaten.

    • B.

      Thanks, I already ate.

  • 2. 

    You have to leave.

    • A.

      I got to go!

    • B.

      I've got to go!

  • 3. 

    It's 14:15.

    • A.

      It's quarter after two.

    • B.

      It's quarter past two.

  • 4. 

    How do you say '2010'?

    • A.

      Two thousand and ten

    • B.

      Two thousand ten

  • 5. 

    Someone has just scratched your car with a key.

    • A.

      They have keyed the fender of my car!

    • B.

      They have keyed the bumper of my car!

  • 6. 

    You're going to see a friend in October.

    • A.

      See you in autumn.

    • B.

      See you in fall.

  • 7. 

    You're going to accompany a friend to a certain place.

    • A.

      I'll come along!

    • B.

      I'll go with!

  • 8. 

    A company works from Monday till Friday.

    • A.

      They work Monday through Friday.

    • B.

      They work Monday to Friday (inclusive).

  • 9. 

    Your friend is ill.

    • A.

      He's in the hospital.

    • B.

      He's in hospital

  • 10. 

    You're going to take a bath.

    • A.

      I'll go and have a bath.

    • B.

      I'll go take a bath.

  • 11. 

    How do you pronounce the word 'clerk'?

    • A.

      /kla:k/

    • B.

      /kle:k/

  • 12. 

    Which variant would you use?

    • A.

      She threw my cat out of the window!

    • B.

      She threw my cat out the window!

  • 13. 

    You are having an argument with a friend.

    • A.

      I think I have already proven that you're wrong.

    • B.

      I think I have already proved that you're wrong.

  • 14. 

    Which variant do you prefer?

    • A.

      1 litre of milk

    • B.

      1 liter of milk

  • 15. 

    Mr. Smith is 30 years old.

    • A.

      Mr. Smith, aged 30.

    • B.

      Mr. Smith, age 30.

  • 16. 

    Which variant do you prefer?

    • A.

      I haven't practised for a long time.

    • B.

      I haven't practiced for a long time.

  • 17. 

    Which variant do you prefer?

    • A.

      Traveler

    • B.

      Traveller

  • 18. 

    Which variant do you prefer?

    • A.

      I want to talk with you.

    • B.

      I want to talk to you.

  • 19. 

    Which variant do you prefer?

    • A.

      The workers protested against the decision.

    • B.

      The workers protested the decision.

  • 20. 

    Which variant do you prefer?

    • A.

      Honour

    • B.

      Honor

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