Articles Tagged 'conversations'

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8 Situations When Brits Behave Differently from Americans

Those of us who were born and raised in the U.K. have our own special, but not necessarily sensible, way of doing things. 1. When someone knocks into us If someone bumps into an American, the victim will most likely take issue with his accidental aggressor and expect an apology. If, however, the wounded party […]

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Conversations Overheard in America

Although ‘obnoxious-person-talking-loudly-on-phone’ is just as ubiquitous in the UK, the conversations one overhears in the U.S. never cease to amaze me. Whether it’s on the phone or talking loudly to a friend, Americans don’t shy away from revealing their emotions and innermost thoughts. Subjects ranging from therapy sessions to all night orgies are just out […]