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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…
Origin of Flying Dustbin
First recorded in 1940–45
Words nearby Flying Dustbin
flying colors, flying colours, flying column, flying doctor, flying dragon, Flying Dustbin, Flying Dutchman, flying field, flying fish, flying fox, flying frog
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