British English articles on Wikipedia
British English
English British English is the English language as spoken and written in the United Kingdom or, more broadly, throughout the British Isles. Variations exist in
May 11th 2017



Comparison of American and British English
the versions now occasionally referred to as American English and British English. Differences between the two include pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary
May 22nd 2017



American and British English spelling differences
Many of the differences between American and British English date back to a time when spelling standards had not yet developed. For instance, some spellings
May 21st 2017



British and Malaysian English differences
between Malaysian English, Malaysian Colloquial English (Manglish) and British English, which for the purposes of this article is assumed to be the form of
Sep 21st 2016



English people
Guernesiais Jerriais Sercquiais Other BSL ISL NISL Shelta People British Cornish English English Gypsies Irish Irish Travellers Kale Manx Northern Irish
May 23rd 2017



Family tree of English and British monarchs
The following is a simplified family tree of the English and British monarchs. For a more detailed chart see: English monarchs family tree (from Alfred
May 14th 2017



English language in Europe
is much more similar to dialects in the north of England than to 'British' English, even today. The introduction of King James Version of the Bible into
Mar 8th 2017



English language in England
range of accents and dialects. The dialect forms part of the broader British English, along with other varieties in the United Kingdom. Terms used to refer
May 22nd 2017



Canadian English
native speakers of Quebec French. Canadian English contains elements of British English and American English, as well as many Canadianisms: elements "distinctively
May 18th 2017



English Channel
referred to it as "Gaulish" (Gallicum in Latin) and the French one as "British" or "English". The name English Channel has been widely used since the early 18th
May 18th 2017



List of words having different meanings in American and British English: A–L
"booty call: definition of booty call in Oxford dictionary (British & World English)". Oxforddictionaries.com. 2014-06-25. Retrieved 2014-06-29. 
May 17th 2017



List of words having different meanings in American and British English: M–Z
com/dictionary/mid-Atlantic "mush: definition of mush in Oxford dictionary (British & World English)". Oxforddictionaries.com. Retrieved 2014-01-18.  "mush - Definition
May 17th 2017



British colonization of the Americas
British colonization of the Americas (including colonization by both the English and the Scots) began in 1607 in Jamestown, Virginia and reached its peak
May 14th 2017



Lists of words having different meanings in American and British English
List of words having different meanings in American and British English: A–L List of words having different meanings in American and British English: MZ
Mar 23rd 2014



English law
system have survived after Independence or otherwise cessation of British rule. "English law" prior to the American Revolutionary Wars (American War of Independence)
Apr 5th 2017



American English
simply deviate away from period British English, but retained certain now-archaic features contemporary British English has since lost. One of these is
May 19th 2017



International English
in 1607 was a major step towards the globalisation of the language. British English was only partially standardised when the American colonies were established
Apr 27th 2017



English language
forms are becoming more common (e.g. more polite instead of politer). British English is also undergoing change under the influence of American English,
May 20th 2017



Regional accents of English
English which shares the short and staccato pronunciation shared with British English. Geographical variations appear slight, and mainly confined to individual
May 20th 2017



English Electric
The English Electric Company Limited was a British industrial manufacturer formed after the armistice of World War I at the end of 1918. It was created
May 1st 2017



English-speaking world
Besides the major varieties of English, such as American English, British English, Indian English, Canadian English, Australian English, Irish English
May 5th 2017



Malaysian English
English is generally non-rhotic. Malaysian English originates from British English as a result of British rule in what is now Malaysia. It has components
Apr 19th 2017



American and British English pronunciation differences
Differences in pronunciation between American English (AmE) and British English (BrE) can be divided into: differences in accent (i.e. phoneme inventory
Apr 19th 2017



English
English may refer to: Something of, from, or related to the country of England English people, an ethnic group of people native to England English national
May 18th 2017



English folklore
English folklore is the folk tradition which has developed in England over a number of centuries. Some stories can be traced back to their roots, while
Apr 25th 2017



British
Britishness">United Kingdom Britishness, the British identity and common culture British English, the English language as spoken and written in Great Britain or, more
Apr 12th 2017



Style of the British sovereign
The precise style of British sovereigns has varied over the years. The present[update] style is officially proclaimed in two languages: in English: Elizabeth
May 13th 2017



British people
British settlers in Latin America. Over 700,000 Chileans may have British (English, Scottish and Welsh) origin, amounting to 4.5% of Chile's population
May 21st 2017



English overseas possessions
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Mar 11th 2017



English Canadians
alphabet. English Canadian spelling continues to favour most spellings of British English, including 'centre', 'theatre', 'colour' and 'labour', although usage
Apr 26th 2017



British nobility
The-BritishThe British nobility refers to the noble families of the United Kingdom. The nobility of the four constituent home nations of the United Kingdom has
May 17th 2017



History of English
and the English language adopted foreign words from many countries. British English and North American English, the two major varieties of the language
May 21st 2017



Manually coded English
to use signs that would be readily understood by deaf children, British Signed English borrowed signs from British Sign Language and combined them with
Mar 5th 2017



English Argentines
not being a colony. In 1939, 39% of investment in Argentina was British. English culture, or a version of it as perceived from outside, had a noted
Mar 30th 2017



English Americans
at all as compared with 3.6% in 1890. American English differs from British English in a number of ways, the most striking being in terms of pronunciation
May 21st 2017



English claims to the French throne
From the 1340s to the 19th century, excluding two brief intervals in the 1360s and the 1420s, the kings and queens of England (and, later, of Great Britain)
Apr 23rd 2017



Australian English
diverge from British English after the founding of the Colony of New South Wales in 1788 and was recognised as being different from British English by 1820
May 6th 2017



List of English monarchs
(now usually rendered in English rather than Latin) King of Great Britain. The English and Scottish parliaments, however, did not recognise this title until
May 17th 2017



Pakistani English
which is very similar to the speech and writing of the speakers of English British Standard English (BSE), acrolect PE, which is used by Pakistanis educated in English-medium
May 23rd 2017



British Raj
The British Raj (/rɑːdʒ/; from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947
May 23rd 2017



British Empire
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May 21st 2017



British Nigerian
British-NigerianBritish Nigerian is a term sometimes used to describe British people of Nigerian descent, or Nigerian people of British descent. This article is about
May 18th 2017



English studies
For the journal, see English-StudiesEnglish Studies (journal). English studies is an academic discipline that includes the study of literatures written in the English
May 8th 2017



Early music of the British Isles
Early music of the British Isles, from the earliest recorded times until the beginnings of the Baroque in the 17th century, was a diverse and rich culture
Dec 27th 2016



Modern English
throughout the world. This includes American English, Australian English, British English (containing English English, Welsh English and Scottish English), Canadian
Mar 5th 2017



British Americans
Northeast and West regions. Languages English (American English, British English) Religion Christian Mainly Protestant (especially Baptist, Congregationalist
Apr 24th 2017



Caribbean English
significantly in each of these countries, they primarily have roots in British English and West African languages. The English in daily use in the Caribbean
May 23rd 2017



English units
English units are the historical units of measurement used in England up to 1826 (when they were replaced by Imperial units), which evolved as a combination
May 15th 2017



Johnny English Reborn
Johnny English Reborn is a 2011 British action comedy film parodying the James Bond secret agent genre. The film is the sequel to Johnny English (2003)
May 23rd 2017



Lists of English and British monarchs
List of English and British monarchs include: List of English monarchs (927–1707) List of British monarchs (1707 on)
Jan 7th 2017





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