American English or United States English is the
Many people today know about American English even if they live in a country where another sort of English is spoken. This may be because people hear and read American English through the
Because people all over the world use the
Sometimes people learn American English as it is spoken in America. For example, in telephone call centers in India and other places, people often learn American English to sound more like their customers who call from America. These people often keep using American English in everyday life.
There are many words that sound the same in both American English and British English, but are spelled differently. For example:
Words that come from French that end in -re in British English (metre, centre) end in -er in American English. In these cases
Some more differences in American English: