Vocabulary Differences

American
——————
British
—————–
acostamento (de estrada)
advogado
agenda
aluga-se
alumínio
apartamento
armário
aspas
auto-casa
auto-estrada
avião
shoulder
lawyer
appointment book
for rent
aluminum
apartment
closet
quotation marks
motor home
freeway
airplane
hard shoulder
solicitor, barrister
diary
to let
aluminium
flat
wardrobe
speech marks
caravan
motorway
aeroplane
balas
banheiro
batas fritas
(formato longo)
batas fritas (em fatias finas)
beringela
biscoito, doce
bombeiros
borracha de apagar
candy
lavatory/bathroom
french fries
potato chips
eggplant
cookie
fire department
eraser
sweets
toilet
chips
crisps
aubergine
biscuit
fire brigade
rubber
calçada
calças
cama de campanha
caminhão
caminhão de lixo
capô do motor
cara
(pessoa, rapaz)
carona
carteira de habilitação
carteiro
centro
(de uma cidade)
CEP
chupeta
cinema
código de acesso DDD
colega de quarto ou apartamento
consultório
conta corrente
corpo docente
currículo
curso de graduação
sidewalk
pants
cot
truck
garbage truck
engine hood
guy
ride
driver’s license
mailman
downtown
zipcode
pacifier
movie theater
area code
roommate
doctor’s office
checking account
faculty
resume
undergraduate school
pavement, footpath
trousers
camp bed
lorry
dustbin lorry
bonnet
bloke, guy
lift
driving-licence
postman
city centre, town centre
postcode
dummy
cinema
dialing code
flatmate
surgery
current account
academic staff
curriculum vitae
degree
diretor (de escola)
principal
head teacher, headmaster
edifício de apartamentos
elevador
escola particular
escola pública
estacionamento
estrada de chão
apartment building
elevator
private school
public school
parking lot
dirt road
block of flats
lift
independent school, public school
state school, local authority school
car park
unpaved road
farmácia
feriado nacional
fila
fita adesiva
fogão
forno
fralda
futebol
drugstore
national holiday
line
scotch tape
stove
oven
diaper
soccer
chemist’s
bank holiday
queue
sellotape
cooker
cooker
nappy
football
gasolina
gas (gasoline)
petrol
lanterna
lapiseira
lata de lixo
lixeiro
lixo
flashlight
mechanical pencil
garbage can
garbage collector
garbage
torch
propelling pencil
bin
dustbin man
litter, rubbish
mamãe
matemática
metrô
mom, mommy
math
subway
mum, mummy
maths
underground, tube
outono
fall
autumn
passagem só de ida
placa de carro
pneu
ponto (final de frase)
porta-malas
pós-graduação
problema de matemática
puxa-saco
one-way ticket
license plate
tire
period
trunk
graduate studies
math
brownnoser, ass-kisser
single ticket
number plate
tyre
full stop
boot
postgraduate course
problem sum
arse-licker
querosene
kerosene
paraffin
recepção
refrigerante
restaurante industrial
front desk
pop, soda
cafeteria
reception
soft drink, pop, fizzy drink
canteen, staff restaurant
silenciador, surdina
sindicato
sobremesa
muffler
labor union
dessert
silencer
trade union
pudding, dessert
telefone celular
tênis
térreo
cell phone
tennis shoes, running shoes, sneakers
first floor
mobile phone
trainers
ground floor (US: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, …, UK: ground, 1st, 2nd, …)

 

    DIFERENÇAS NA ORTOGRAFIA
    American
    —————-
    British
    ————
    center, theater, liter, fiber
    realize, analyze, apologize
    color, honor, labor, odor
    catalog, dialog
    jewelry, traveler, woolen
    skillful, fulfill
    check
    curb
    program
    specialty
    story
    tire
    pajamas
    defense, offense, license
    burned, dreamed
    smelled, spelled
    spoiled
    inquiry
    skeptical
    inflection
    centre, theatre, litre, fibre
    realise, analyse, apologise
    colour, honour, labour, odour
    catalogue, dialogue
    jewellry, traveller, woollen
    skilful, fulfil
    cheque (bank note)
    kerb
    programme
    speciality
    storey (of a building)
    tyre (of a car)
    pyjamas
    defence, offence, licence
    burnt (or burned), dreamt (or dreamed)
    smelt (or smelled), spelt (or spelled)
    spoilt (or spoiled)
    enquiry (or inquiry)
    sceptical
    inflexion
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