We’re all familiar with the significant differences between the English spoken in Australia, Ireland, Britain, New Zealand, etc. but it’s important to note that even within the United States, the English used varies greatly.
“What’s your general term for a sweetened carbonated beverage? What word or words do you use to address a group of two or more people? What do you call it when the rain falls while the sun is shining?” All these questions are answered differently depending on the location of the people asked, creating a fascinating linguistic diversity.
Watch this video and let us know your answers to these questions, as well as the region you’re from.