Also about english, ireland, scotland, and wales+25Americans always refer to upper class English accents as "British" accents. They fail to realise that the British Isles encompass England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the the Channel Islands, each with their own distinctive accents and colloquialisms. amirite?
Also about ireland, scotland, and wales+5Each country of the UK has a national emotion, Scotland has anger, Ireland has cheerful, Wales has content and England has miserable, amirite?
Also about ireland, britain, scotland, and wales+25OK world. Too many people have made this mistake. The United Kingdom is a country containing Northern Ireland and Great Britain. Great Britain is an Island containing the three countries; Wales, Scotland and England. England is NOT a synonym for Great Britain. Therefore, Wales and Scotland are NOT part of England. amirite?
Also about english and language-182The reason why non-English speaking countries tend to have higher standardized test scores is probably because their populous cannot reduce a conversation to texting language. If they were to use text speaak as we do, they would have to have some basic knowledge of English in the first place, translate their thoughts and then type poorly, which in itself is more mental exercise, amirite?
Also about english and language+13It seems unnecessary that the administrators of the English Language Arts standardized test have to remind you to write your answers in ENGLISH, amirite?
Also about english, ireland, scotland, and wales+20People in Scotland, Wales and Ireland get really annoyed when Americans go on and on and on and on about English people having cool accents and everything else about them!! amirite?
Also by StaceysDad+14It's really awkward when you're speaking to someone over facebook chat or msn, and you accidentally do a ;) face instead of a :) face, amirite?