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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.
Origin of LD1
From Latin laus Deō
Other definitions for LD (2 of 6)
long distance (telephone call).
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Other definitions for LD (5 of 6)
(in Libya) dinar; dinars.
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How to use LD in a sentence
The word circus means simply a ring and the ld circnss were therefore any shows that might be given in a ring.
In the first class are field sports and games of hazard, in the second the public and private games (ld pblic et prvt).
After a too brief holiday I am back again to H-tf-ld and to L-nd-n, and take an early opportunity of dropping you a line.
I should like to have him 'at talks about t' Paraphernalia there; it 'ld oppen his eyes a bit!A Crooked Mile|Oliver Onions
Clins igitur10 virgin14 venient in Forum (namque ibi in taberns litterrum15 ld erant) inicit manum, adfrmns suam esse servam.Selections from Viri Romae|Charles Franois L'Homond
British Dictionary definitions for LD (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for LD (2 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for LD (3 of 3)
lethal dosage: usually used with a subscript numeral showing what percentage of a test group of animals dies as a result of either being given a substance being tested on them or being exposed to ionizing radiation, esp in the median lethal doseLD 50
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