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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.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby perf.
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How to use perf. in a sentence
When the PERF report was finally released, alongside it was a brand new use-of-force policy handbook (PDF).A Shooting on a Tribal Land Uncovers Feds Running Wild|Caitlin Dickson|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is one of the reasons which lead us to believe that these stamps, perf.Canada: Its Postage Stamps and Postal Stationery|Clifton Armstrong Howes
In the later perforation of this issue the distance is fixed (as will be shewn), and the distance is 20mm., measuring from perf.Gambia|Frederick John Melville
Instead of using two cordinated verbs with a common subject, Latin regularly represents the first verb by a perf.Selections from Viri Romae|Charles Franois L'Homond
I hope it will be something perf'ly splendid, dresses and hats and all kinds of giddiness.Peggy|Laura E. Richards
Nevertheles for the most part there is no difference in englysshe betwene the perf.
British Dictionary definitions for perf.
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