Wednesday, June 24, 2015

WATCH: British Expat: The U.S. Turned Me Into an Anglophile

Lost in the Pond editor Laurence Brown reveals some of the British paraphernalia he's acquired since moving to the United States.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

WATCH: Just How DO You Pronounce 'Scone'? A Brit Explains

It's one of the oldest British English debates in the book—how does one pronounce "scone"? In this mini-debate with his wife, Laurence tries to provide some answers.

Monday, June 15, 2015

British Expat on Instagram: Laurence Finds the British Aisles

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

British Expat Returns Home: 27 Americanisms She'll Still Find Herself Saying

When I return to the UK after my Stateside expat experience this year, I’m pretty sure I will still be slipping out all the Americanisms I’ve adopted during my three years here. How easy they doth slip from my British tongue.

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

WATCH: British Insults with an American Accent

One my all time favo(u)rite sounds in the world is hearing an American use British slang words. You'd be surprised how often this happens, as my counterparts this side of the Pond aim to mimic my accent through choice phrases such as bugger or plonker.

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

WATCH: British Guy Tries to Do Different American Accents

Sometimes I have a video camera and sometimes I let my judgment get the better of me. In this week's YouTube upload, I attempt various American accents—all of which have the potential to cause offense to Americans everywhere.