Articles Tagged 'British Habits'

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10 American Habits Brits Will Never Understand

Love Americans as we do, there are some cultural proclivities that will baffle British expats for as long as we live here. 1. Flossing Digging sharp string between your teeth everyday is standard oral hygiene procedure in America. We know we’re supposed to do this too, but it hurts and it’s boring. Most Brits probably […]

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10 British Habits Americans Will Never Understand

Admit it: we’re a nation of oddballs whose conventions and mannerisms defy logic. Read on for a rundown of our most bewildering traits. 1. Apologizing unnecessarily How often do you — a Brit living in the U.S. — auto-deliver a completely unnecessary, “Sorry?” I’m a 10-a-day gal. Sometimes, the American on the receiving end, instead […]