It is something that most – if not all – of us non-native English speakers have struggled with at some point in our lives: the differences between British and American English. Whether we are trying to use the right words ordering our food during our holiday abroad in the US or UK, or typing an email and trying to remember if we’re supposed to write “centre” or “center”, “analyse” or “analyze”, “colour” or “color”.
While these differences may seem obvious for native speakers, for us non-natives, they are sometimes downright confusing. Luckily for us, there are plenty of websites out there explaining the differences in spelling. However, the differences between both languages are not limited to spelling – if only it were that easy. Read more