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Different words for the same thing – accents of English 1

By 12 November 2017Language Tips
Bandaid - English vocabulary

Bandaid - English vocabulary


Bandaid is common in both America and Australia but in the UK, plaster is what local people will say.

There are several words which are not the same in British English as they are in Australian or American English.

It’s obviously good to use the local word when you are in that country.

Do you know other healthcare words which are not the same in different versions of English?