Americanisms (was RE: Sorcery and Cecilia and Desert Island books)
jepowers70 at verizon.net
Mon Jan 17 12:24:55 EST 2005
> If you speak American English, what would you call the following:
> - a carbonated beverage?
> - the thing that contains your groceries?
In my little house in Maine, a carbonated beverage is a soda. We put our groceries in a grocery cart.
When I'm with my British friend Andrea, we use a trolley. I can't remember what she drinks (other than a "good cup of tea.")
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