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ALL IN FAVO(U)R OF THIS BRITISH VS. AMERICAN ENGLISH QUIZ
There's an ocean of difference between the way people speak English in the US vs. the UK. Are your language skills up to the task of telling the difference? Let's find out!
Question 1 of 7
True or false? British English and American English are only different when it comes to slang words.
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How to use hrs. in a sentence
It requires women to have an ultrasound 24 hrs before an abortion?The Shrinking Republican Women's Vote|Noah Kristula-Green|April 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Dear Sir: Time affords of writting you people now as we have raised to wages to three dollars a day for ten hours—eleven hrs.
It appears that any satellite situated at the outer edge of the ring would require as long a period as 13 hrs.The Story of the Heavens|Robert Stawell Ball
Wash thoroughly, cover with warm water and let stand for from 12 to 48 hrs.
The times taken by a French steamer were as follows: 'Guinevere,' 10 hrs.Yachting Vol. 1|Various.
Set into covered baker or cover with waxed paper and bake until squash is tender which will be in 2–3 hrs.