Few people, even fewer Americans, know there is also a territory of the United States called American Samoa located nearby. They are cut from the same cloth but to the casual visitor they are quite different. So what are the differences between Samoa and American Samoa? Samoa pronounced Saa-Moh-uh is an independent nation made up of 2 main islands, Upolu and Savaii and several smaller and uninhabited islands.
Grab a badge that links to this contest entry! Copy and paste code to display this Contest Entry Badge: Once again you have written a blog post that really highlights the differences between raising a child in the UK and raising one in another country.
Thankfully my Mon has sent me loads of my old story books from when I was a child so my daughter is learning to love the books I grew up with. Cathy wrote 4 years ago: I love your article Meghan. I think it is very interesting how there are similarities between Australian practices and American e.
I too am bringing up little Brits and am trying to be sensitive to the local customs as well as telling them a little bit about my own home country.
Jess wrote 4 years ago: This is hilarious, and kind of scary because I have a four year old in England and had no idea about half of this.
Almost three years later Donna Napier wrote 4 years ago: This is so true!! This is so spot on. It only gets tricky keeping your mouth shut once you have kids. Helen Scott wrote 4 years ago: Loved this article from Meg.
As a Brit I found this very entertaining. As usual, Meg provides anvinsightful and entertaining blog post - a guaranteed good read! Nichole wrote 4 years ago: Thank you for the great post, it is so comforting to know there are other Americans in the UK who understand and can sympathize with the vast differences in our cultures.
Ellie wrote 4 years ago: I think of good ole toothy African American Aunt Jemima from the pancake mix and gloat at my fantasy of showing my neighbour who she named her kid after. Oh yeah, that girl, named after the pancake mix, I know her.
Perfectly mannered girls and boys have visited my house carrying their mini iPads in their book bags and meanwhile flashing me rotten or yellow smiles full of crooked teeth. Kris wrote 4 years ago: This is so great!
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A video that explains the difference between the United Kingdom, Britain, England, the British Isles, and more. The differences between Samoa and American Samoa are subtle but many and start right there.
Samoa (pronounced Saa-Moh-uh) is an independent nation made up of 2 main islands, Upolu and Savaii and several smaller and uninhabited islands.
Overview of lexical differences. Note: A lexicon is not made up of different words but different "units of meaning" (lexical units or lexical items e.g., "fly ball" in baseball), including idioms and figures of speech.
Overview of lexical differences.
Note: A lexicon is not made up of different words but different "units of meaning" (lexical units or lexical items e.g., "fly ball" in baseball), including idioms and figures of speech.