Twelve British ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง English (BrE) Words ๐Ÿ—ฏ to Know before โœŒ๏ธ You Visit โœˆ๏ธ the UK ...

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There are so many British English words you should know before visiting the UK. Knowing them can help you get what you want or need without sounding silly.

You might already know familiar BrE terms like โ€œchipsโ€ (french fries), โ€œlooโ€ (bathroom) and โ€œnappyโ€ (diaper), but before you head to the other side of the pond, here are a few eye-brow-raising British English words you should know before visiting the UK, that if you learn them now, will help you avoid confusion and embarrassment.

1. Fag

photograph, black and white, beauty, monochrome photography, lady,

In American English (AmE), a fag is a derogatory term for a homosexual, but in the UK, itโ€™s a simple slang word for โ€œcigarette.โ€

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