Articles Tagged 'Learning the Way'

Dishes in Sink

The Cultural Divide on Washing Dishes: Brits vs. Americans

By way of introduction to this topic let me explain that the verb “to wash up” in the U.S. is primarily defined as washing one’s hands and/or face, as in “Give me five minutes to wash up and then I’ll be ready.” So Brits, if you’re the guest of an American, and he or she […]