Tag: english

  • Valentine’s Day, translated

    english2english: Hello, romantic readers,  Valentine’s Day is just four days away, and we’re hoping you’ll send us your favorite love (or lust) related US/UK translations ahead of the blessed day. To jog your memory, we made a cross-cultural Valentine from this great reader-submitted translation.   What would you add?

  • A reader guide to cross-cultural fashion

    english2english: US button down = UK shirt US shirt = UK t-shirt/top US pants = UK trousers US pantyhose = UK tights (Although americans call the thicker, woolly sort ‘tights’) US ballet flats = UK pumps US pumps = UK heels US sneakers = UK trainers US sweater = UK jumper I am a Brit […]