There are many things that link Canada and the United Kingdom. Unfortunately, language isn’t one of them.
I know what you’re thinking: But Kate, both countries have English as an official language! And you’re right.
Except you couldn’t be more wrong.
Although the two countries share a language, there are more differences than there are similarities, especially here in Yorkshire. Over the past few months, I’ve picked up quite a few keys words and phrases that have helped me fit in with the locals.
Here’s my intro to a Yorkshire–Canadian dictionary: