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Here are a few differences between British and American English:
driving licence / driver's license = the paper or card that says you have passed your test and are allowed to drive. Notice the different spelling of licence / license. I still have to check this one in the dictionary sometimes!
tyre / tire = the black rubber part of the wheel
boot / trunk = the space in the back of the car where you can put shopping or suitcases.
At the beginning of September, children go back to school. Some of them are happy about this and some are not! The parents are usually happy though because it’s difficult to find things for the children to do all summer. Schools have had six weeks’ holiday or even longer. Primary school children have a new teacher. Eleven-year-old children start secondary school and this is a big change for them. Universities start later in the month or even in October.
At the beginning of September, all the children go back to school. As you can imagine, some of them are happy and excited about this but many of them are not! The parents are usually relieved though because it’s difficult to keep children entertained all summer. State schools have had six weeks’ holiday and private schools even longer. By the end of the summer, the kids are starting to get bored and mums and dads need a break!
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