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BBC’s “Americanisms”–Are they really Americanisms, and is “Americanism” even a word?

Yes, there is such a term as “Americanism”. It refers to a word in the English language that originated in America and not Britain. Most, if not all, Brits look down on Americanisms as though these words were vulgarisms. Indeed, … Continue reading

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