Quiz: Are You Cultured Enough To Identify The British Vs American Spelling?

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How well do you know British versus American spelling? Do you know how to correctly spell words in British and American English?

 Sep 28, 2017
1 of 20Choose the best answer!
How do you spell "favorite" in British English?
Favorite
Favoerite
Favourite
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In the US this word is spelled "center", how is it spelled in Britain?
centare
centar
centre
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In Britain the word is spelled "colour", in the USA it is spelled ______.
Collor
Coulor
Color
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In Britain you "apologise" when you do someone wrong, how do you spell this word in the USA?
apoligize
apolagise
apologize
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How is "favors" spelled in Britain?
Favours
Favoors
Favors
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Cozy in American English is spelled _____ in British english.
Cosy
Cozuey
Couzy
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In Britain this word is spelled "honour", how is it spelled in the USA?
Honer
Honur
Honor
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In the US you go to the "theater"; where would you go in Britain?
theter
theatre
theatar
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"Neighbor" is spelled ________ in Britain.
Neighbour
Neighboer
Neighbore
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In America someone can get their "license" when they turn 16; how is this word spelled in Britain?
licence
liscence
lisense
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Offense and defense are the _______ spellings of the words.
British
American
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How is the word "valor" spelled in Britain?
Valour
Valore
Valor
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In Britain someone will "organise" their belongings; how is this word spelled in the US?
organeys
orginize
organize
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In the U.S. the correct spelling is "catalog", whereas the same word is spelled ______ in Britain.
cataulog
catalouge
catalogue
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How is "glamour" spelled in the USA?
Glamor
Glamore
Glamoure
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"Analyse" is the British version of this American word:
Analyze
Anilize
Analize
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In the USA the word is spelled "labor", how is it spelled in Britain?
Labore
Labour
Laber
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Which is the American spelling of the word:
Licorice
Liquorice
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How do you spell "savory" in Britain?
Savoury
Savourey
Savorey
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In Britain this word is spelled "rumour", how is it spelled in the USA?
Rumor
Rumore
Rumer
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