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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…
Words nearby spt.
sprung, sprung molding, sprung rhythm, spry, s.p.s., spt., SPUC, spud, spud-bashing, spudder, spuddle
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How to use spt. in a sentence
Aus ungelegten Eiern werden spt junge Hhner—Chickens are long in coming out of unlaid eggs.
Ein wenig zu spt ist viel zu spt—A little too late is much too late.
Her hand was on the painter when again, closer, more terrifying, there came a Zss-Spt-Boom.Witches Cove|Roy J. Snell
British Dictionary definitions for spt.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012