Quiz: If You Get 10/15 On this Pronunciation Quiz, You Must Be British

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This quiz covers discrepancies between UK and USA English and asks your pronunciation for certain words!

 Sep 26, 2017

1 of 15Pick the correct answer!

The "R" sound is stronger in which dialect?
They're equal
British
American

2 of 15Pick the correct answer!

How do Brits say "Amen?"
Ay-men
Ah-mayne
Ah-men

3 of 15Pick the correct answer!

"Theater" has three syllables in which pronunciation?
American
Both
British

4 of 15Pick the correct answer!

How do the British say "tomato"?
Tah-mah-too
Tuh-mah-toe
Tuh-may-toe

5 of 15Pick the correct answer!

What is the British way to say "privacy"?
Prai-vuh-see
Pri-vai-see
Pri-vuh-see

6 of 15Pick the correct answer!

The t's in the middle of the word, "better," can be pronounced like d's in which dialect?
Both
American
British

7 of 15Pick the correct answer!

Where is the stress placed in British for "garage"?
Second syllable
There is no stress
First syllable

8 of 15Pick the correct answer!

The word, "bath," would be pronounced like "ah" in which dialect?
Both
American
British

9 of 15Pick the correct answer!

"Vahz" is the British way to say what word?
Vans
Vase
Gauze

10 of 15Pick the correct answer!

For the British, the word "buoy" rhymes with what?
Dew
Louis
Toy

11 of 15Pick the correct answer!

Which dialect would stress the beginning of the word, "adult"?
British
Both
American

12 of 15Pick the correct answer!

How do the British pronounce "color"?
Cuh-ler
Cuh-luh
Caw-ler

13 of 15Pick the correct answer!

Which dialect stresses the end of "address"?
American
Both
British

14 of 15Pick the correct answer!

Which of the following is pronounced differently in British English than American?
Justice
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Owl

15 of 15Pick the correct answer!

Which dialect emphasizes t's?
American
British
Both
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