27 March 2015

Watch: Why Do The British And Americans Have Different Words For Clothes?

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Actress Siobhan Thompson, who previously showed us the correct pronunciation of UK places, has returned with a new video that explains why the British and Americans use different words to describe common clothing items, such as shoes and bags.

As featured in the video, Thompson lists down several differences, such as fanny pack vs bum bag, and trainers vs sneakers, and the fascinating stories found behind these words.

Watch the video below to find out more.

[via Laughing Squid, images via video screenshots]