The term "Yankee" and its contracted form "Yank" have several interrelated
meanings, all referring to people from the United States. Its various senses
depend on the scope of con...
American people are some of the loveliest you'll ever meet and make us ... But
just occasionally they do or say something that we Brits find a tad… eccentric. 1.
May 13, 2011 ... How formal is the word "Brit," and how do people from Great Britain feel ... I
wonder if Yank is acceptable for Americans. ;) – Grant Thomas May ...
It's short for Yankee, the term of very contested etymological origin for the British
colonists of ... Why don't we call White American people British-Americans?
Oct 29, 2012 ... So, why don't you pull up a La-Z-Boy, open up a Budwesier, make yourself a ...
For example, Americans call us Brits rather than the British. It entails then that
instead of calling you Americans, we should just call you Yanks.
Even though some foreigner's refer to all American's as Yankees, does not make
it so. Call a Southerner a Yankee and he'll think you're either just plain dumb or ...
Dec 9, 2010 ... ENGLISH needs a proper adjective to cover the United States of ... fact that only
outside America does "Yankee" mean all Americans—does the ...
Oct 18, 2013 ... Sorry but that word does not mean butt. It means ... British music artists singing in
American accents. ... Why do you call burgers 'hamburgers'?
Mar 10, 2015 ... Don't Call Them Yanks: Proper Etiquette for Brits Visiting the States. US Flag
Backlit by Jnn13 (Wikipedia Commons) ... something that many New Yorker's do,
but not all Americans do – especially if you're visiting rural areas.
Jun 20, 2014 ... why do british people call their mom mum what about dad why dont ... I'm told
people in Britain use "towards" and in the US we use "toward.