UK vs US food names!

Although the USA and the UK both speak English, sometimes our vocabularies are different! Do you know your biscuits from your cookies? Or your aubergine from your eggplant? Depending on where you are, these can mean very different things!

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264. Why is the UK Banning Some Breeds of Dog?: The Dangerous Dog Debate! (English Vocabulary Lesson) Thinking in English

Support me on Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/thinkinginenglish The UK has announced a ban on the American Bully XL dog breed after a spate of violent attacks. What is an American Bully XL? Why are they being banned? What is a dangerous dog? And is banning dangerous dogs the best approach to dealing with this problem? Let’s discuss all this today! TRANSCRIPT – https://thinkinginenglish.blog/2023/10/02/264-why-is-the-uk-banning-some-breeds-of-dog-the-dangerous-dog-debate-english-vocabulary-lesson/ —— My Links Thinking in English Bonus Podcast…. NOW ON SPOTIFY! – https://open.spotify.com/show/6gSPOxNCijMq2hTJW8tyx4?si=5b10f65bfcaf4971 ENGLISH CLASSES – https://thinkinginenglish.link/  NEW YOUTUBE Channel!!! – https://www.youtube.com/@thinkinginenglishpodcast  INSTAGRAM – thinkinginenglishpodcast (https://www.instagram.com/thinkinginenglishpodcast/)   Blog – thinkinginenglish.blog ——  Vocabulary Ban (noun) – A formal prohibition or restriction. Breed (noun) – A group of animals or plants with common characteristics, often created through selective breeding. Cull (verb) – To selectively remove or eliminate animals from a population. Temperament (noun) – A person or animal's natural disposition or character. Imposing (adjective) – Having an impressive or commanding presence. Amnesty (noun) – An official pardon or forgiveness that allows individuals or groups to be exempt from penalties or legal consequences for past actions or offenses. Characteristics (noun) – Distinctive qualities, traits, or features that define or distinguish something or someone from others. Socialization (noun) – The process of learning and adapting to social norms and interactions. — Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/thinking-english/message Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/thinking-english/support
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By Tom Wilkinson

Host and founder of Thinking in English, Tom is committed to providing quality and interesting content to all English learners. Previously a research student at a top Japanese university and with a background in English teaching, political research, and Asian languages, Tom is now working fulltime on bettering Thinking in English!

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