AMERICAN TRANSLATIONS
The following words are used in the UK, but are not used in the U.S. Which words are used in their place?
1. Boiler (for central heating)?
 Furnace
2. Curriculum Vitae?
 Resume
3. Funfair?
 Carnival
4. Engaged tone?
 Busy signal
5. Megaphone?
 Bullhorn
6. Semibreve?
 Whole note (Minim is half-note, crotchet is quarter note)
7. Postcode?
 Zip code (Zone Improvement Plan)
8. Cafetiere?
 French press
9. Aubergine?
 Eggplant
10. Drawing pin?
 Thumbtack