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01-11-2020, 21:53   #1
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Irritating American names for things

What are the perfectly good names of things that the Americans have, for some reason, decided to call completely different things that annoy you.

I'll open the bidding with them calling Fruit & Vegetables Produce (and pronouncing it "pro-juice").
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Beat me up it.
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Sidewalk, cookies, trunk(BOOT) jelly(jam)
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Path / sidewalk

Lift / elevator
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Missile, pronounced miss-ill.
Aloominum for aluminium.
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Kerb for footpath

Garbage for rubbish

Candy for sweets

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Hood for bonnet
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