Posted by Happy Homemaker UK


Time to post my ongoing list of differences between
the US and England




 There is actually a reason for me to adopt the English accent
Automated prompted calls can't understand my American one

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A Stag & Hen Party is a bachelor & bachelorette party

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'Yummy Mummy' is a common term for a pretty, fit, well-dressed mother

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Many houses have names, not numbers for their address




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Jumble sale = Rummage sale
Boot Sale = A gathering of cars selling stuff out of their 'boot' (car trunk)

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All signs are in English only (not in French or Welsh also)

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There are no fire hydrants here (water tapped into main line under manhole cover)


Have a wonderful weekend!!

- all photos by moi -

 
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