Quiz: How Well Do You Know American Slang?

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Do you know the American equivalents for all of these common words?

Americans and Brits have different words for the same exact items even though they're both English! Can you differentiate between the two?

 Apr 12, 2017
1 of 12Pick your answer!
Across the pond a flat is called:
A house
An apartment
A coffee
2 of 12Pick your answer!
A garbage can is an uglier term for:
Loo
Bin
Truck
3 of 12Pick Your Answers
Loo Roll is otherwise known as:
Paper towels
Bath towels
Toilet paper
4 of 12Pick your answer!
The american drink 'soda' refers to which British beverage?
Fizzy juice
Sparkling water
Fruit juice
5 of 12Pick your answer:
If you were wearing a playsuit, what would you say in the United States?
I love this romper.
I love this sweater.
I love these overalls.
6 of 12Pick Your Answer!
In America the term 'jumper' refers to__________.
Dungarees
A skirt
Jeans
7 of 12Pick Your Answer
Since the word jumper is taken! What do Americans call their 'jumpers'?
Pants
Shirts
Sweaters
8 of 12Pick your answer!
When Brits go shopping they put their items in a trolly where do americans put theirs?
On the floor.
In a cart.
In a caraige.
9 of 12Pick your answer!
Which of these groups matches the following: courgettes, aubergines, rocket, and mange tout.
squash, egg plant, spinach, and snow peas.
zuchinni, egg plant, arugula, and snow peas.
squash, spinach, arugula and snow peas.
10 of 12Pick Your Answer!
What do Americans wear in the place of trainers?
Keds
Sneakers
Flats
11 of 12Pick Your Answer!
What do Americans eat when they order Fish & Chips?
Fish & Pretzels
Fish & Fries
Fish & Crackers
12 of 12Pick Your Answer!
What do Americans eat when having a biscuit?
A cracker
A brownie
A cookie
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