Britspeak for Yanks
Though my enthusiasm for the impending royal wedding is a match for my enthusiasm for colonic irrigation—as someone observed, the music, likely the best part of the spectacle, will be overrun by commentary in the full range from vapid to imbecilic—I am still enough an Anglophile to encourage interest in the Mother Country.
Peter Sokolowski has provided just the right method, with a set of ten British words which are yet included in Merriam-Webster’s dictionaries. (Some you will have encountered on these premises.) I’ll give you the ten—lovely, just lovely, all of them—but you’ll need to go to the link for definitions and examples.
Top 10 Favorite British Words
Make them your own.