- The online language laboratory (avec différents accents)
and Weights (englisch hilfen.de) :
Linear measures -
Nautical measures -
Liquid measures of capacity (BRITISH and AMERICAN) -
Avoirdupois weights -
INTERACTIVE exercises :
- British English
or American English?
"Is it Father Christmas or Santa Claus?
The answer depends on which side of the Atlantic you are."
- Activities created by Renée Maufroid :
Matching - Flashcards (Java / non-Java) - Concentration - Word Search
"Match a British English word on the left with an American
English word on the right."
INTERACTIVE games :
call the whole thing off - sung by Fred Astaire
- Listen to it! (themillstone.blogspot.com)
Differences British English / American English
- with the
"You say eether and I say eyether,
You say neether and I say nyther..."
In New York by Sting :
"I don't drink coffee I take tea my dear
I like my toast done on one side
And you can hear it in my accent when I talk
I'm an Englishman in New York"