Alternative Names Quiz -

Alternative Names Quiz -

May 04, 2022

Name the Alternative!    
Can you recall the alternative name for these items?

QUESTIONS

1. What is the humble courgette called in the USA?

2. How would a person from the UK normally see haricot beans labelled?

3. In India, Pakistan and Burma it is called Bhindi, in North America it’s Okra, but what nickname was given to this vegetable item in the UK?

4. What is an Elastoplast called in the USA?

5. In the UK to sell a house you normally go through an Estate Agent, what would a person in the USA need?

6. Molasses in the USA would be called by what in the UK?

7. What would a Christmas cracker be called in Australia?

8. What would be doing if you were at a Braai in South Africa?

9. If in Sydney you were asked to go somewhere in the ‘arvo’. What does that mean?

10. What is a baby’s dummy known as in the USA?

 

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ANSWERS

1. What is the humble courgette called in the USA?
ZUCCHINI

2. How would a person from the UK normally see haricot beans labelled?
BAKED BEANS

3. In India, Pakistan and Burma it is called Bhindi, in North America it’s Okra, but what nickname was given to this vegetable item in the UK?
LADIES FINGERS

4. What is an Elastoplast called in the USA?
BANDAID

5. In the UK to sell a house you normally go through an Estate Agent, what would a person in the USA need?
REALTOR

6. Molasses in the USA would be called by what in the UK?
TREACLE

7. What would a Christmas cracker be called in Australia?
BON BONS

8. What would be doing if you were at a Braai in South Africa?
HAVING A BBQ

9. If in Sydney you were asked to go somewhere in the ‘arvo’. What does that mean?
AFTERNOON

10. What is a baby’s dummy known as in the USA?
PACIFIER

 

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