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another name for cotton grass
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby bog cotton
Bogart, Humphrey, bog asphodel, Boğazköy, bogbean, bog butter, bog cotton, bog deal, bog down, bogey, bogey-hole, bogeyman
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How to use bog cotton in a sentence
She saw his shock of white, bog-cotton hair, his face of a Jesuit priest and his voice of a Welsh dissenting minister.The Boy with Wings|Berta Ruck
Sure wasn't he out on the bog the len'th of the day, since early this mornin', he and little Joe, gadrin' her the bog-cotton?Strangers at Lisconnel|Barlow Jane
The Ceanabhan, pronounced Kanovan, is the bog cotton, and the Monadan is a plant with a red berry found on marshy mountains.A Book of Irish Verse|William Butler Yeats