CANADIAN LAMIGLOWKAZ – WEDNESDAY, 25 APRIL – 8:45 AM

Canadian English is subject to the conflicting influences of British and American English. Canadians use billboard, gas, truck, and wrench from AmE rather than hoarding, lorry, petrol, and spanner typical of BrE. On the other hand, they agree with the British in saying blinds, braces, porridge, and tap rather than American shades, suspenders, oatmeal, and faucetYou book off work to go on holidays, and it’s not a hooded sweatshirt, it’s a bunny-hug…

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