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English: an International language Differences between British and American English British Empire and Commonwealth the Uk and the Usa: geography, cities, political system New York: Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Empire State Building, WTC Ground Zero and September 11th, 2001 Canada: geography, symbols, cities, natives: Inuits Australia: climate, cities, Xmas Uluru, Great Barrier Reef, Natives: Aborigines, sports New Zealand: outdoor sports, Natives: Maori South Africa: climate, cities, fauna, tribes, Apartheid, Nelson Mandela India: cities, flora and fauna, caste system, Hinduism, Gandhi


dominant language of business, medicine, science, technology and computing, diplomacy

mother tongue, official language foreign language

English

Varieties of English

global language of communication


British English

American English

spelling: colour, theatre. travelling

spelling: color, theater, traveling

word: lift, biscuit, sweet, lorry, taxi, petrol

word: elevator, cookie, candy, truck, cab, gas

grammar:

grammar:

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do you have...?


THE U.S.A.

THE U.K.


culture and civilization  

english-speaking countries topics

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