Sunday, January 14, 2018

Ask A Brit | Vol. 35 - British TV, My Preconceptions of Americans, and More

This is Volume #35 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Sunday feature in which I answer your questions! Post a question in the comments section of this video (or any of my videos) using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #36 next Sunday. This week, I cover British TV, my preconceptions of Americans, and much more.

Friday, January 12, 2018

British vs. American English: Testing Each Other's Word Knowledge

I finally convinced Tarah to make a sustained appearance on the show! In this episode, we test each other on the definitions of British and American words!

Sunday, January 07, 2018

Ask A Brit | Vol. 34 - Bad British and American Accents, Sir Ringo Starr, and More

This is Volume #34 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Sunday feature in which I answer your questions! Post a question in the comments section of this video (or any of my videos) using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #35 next Sunday. This week, I cover Sir Ringo Starr, Bad British and American accents, and much more.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

9 Quotes You Thought Were By Winston Churchill

In a world where memes and GIFs are increasingly the chief drivers of 21st century conversation, there is one phenomenon that ranks high within the lingua franca of social media: historical quotations.

View From The Farce Side: Comic Relief

Growing up in England, I rarely read comic books. I was more of a book kid (anything Roald Dahl being my go-to), when I wasn’t watching TV, of course. Comics in the U.K. just didn’t hold my attention, which is odd because the American equivalents came to feature prominently in my life.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

5 Fruits and Veg with Different Names in America and the UK

We all know that America and the UK have different names for savory food items, such as chips/fries and crisps/chips, etc. But what is less talked about are those fruits and veg items whose names differ from one side of the Pond to the other. Here are five such items.