Asked in Economics
Which European country is most like the US economically?
France and Germany and the UK
Asked in Immigration, Dual Citizenship
Can you Lose US Citizenship if you Became UK Citizen?
US and UK allow Dual citizenship. A person can be a US citizen and a citizen of UK if he/she desires to. But if a person applies to get naturalized as a citizen of UK when he/she is already a US citizen, then it will lead to losing US citizenship.So a person can have US & UK citizenship as long he/she is not a naturalized citizen of UK. ...
What are some examples of the difference between American English and British English?
Editors note: This list is always growing. If you know of a difference in language that doesn't appear here, please feel free to add it under the appropriate sub-heading below. If there is no appropriate sub-heading just add a new one. Please try to present your additional translations in the same format as shown in order to avoid confusion. Any personal comments should be posted on the discussion page. Many thanks. 1. Pronunciation: Fillet (Steak): UK: "Fill-it", US: "Fill-ay". Tomato: UK "Tom-ah-toe", US "Tom-ay-toe" 2. Spelling: UK:...
What does UK shoe size mean?
It's your shoe size in the United Kingdom. Because the United States uses the older, outdated imperial system, while the United Kingdom uses the modern, updated metric system, the measurements are different. UK and US shoe size comparisons: UK Size 2 = US Size 4.5 UK Size 2.5 = US Size 5 UK Size 3 = US Size 5.5 UK Size 3.5 = US Size 6 UK Size 4 = US Size 6.5 UK Size 4.5 = US Size 7 UK Size 5 = US Size...
Asked in Volume
What in the conversion of 1 UK gallons to US Gallons?
The conversion from UK to US gallons is: UK gallons x 1.201 = US gallons
Asked in Shopping, Clothing, Shoes, Women's Clothing
How do you convert women sizes from England sizes to u.s. sizes?
to convert UK sizes to US you subtract 2 sizes from the UK size. e.g. US Size 0 = UK Size 4 US Size 2 = UK Size 6 US Size 4 = UK Size 8 US Size 6 = UK Size 10 US Size 8 = UK Size 12 US Size 10 = UK Size 14 US Size 12 = UK Size 16 ...
Asked in Units of Measure, Volume
Why is there difference in US gallon and UK gallon?
It looks like the UK gallon originated from the 'ale gallon' while the US gallon originated from the 'wine gallon'. See related Wikipedia link. ...
Asked in England
Does England have states?
Kind of. England is one of the four countries in the UK, and in England, there are 83 counties. Within those counties there are cities. So if you compare it to the US, the UK and the US could be considered the countries, the four countires in the UK would be compared to the states we have in the US (ex: Georgia, Florida, New Jersey), their counties, (ex: Cheshire) would be just like the counties we have in the US, and...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Algebra
What size is 8 in US size?
well im from the US and I'm a size 0 here and would be a size 4 in the UK. that means that: US Size 2 = UK Size 6 US Size 4 = UK Size 8 US Size 6 = UK Size 10 US Size 8 = UK Size 12 US Size 10 = UK Size 14 US Size 12 = UK Size 16 - so a UK size 8 would make you a us size 4! ~beelover ...
Asked in UK Government
Does England have different levels of government like state and federal like the US?
Well, there is local governments in the UK. I think.
Asked in United Kingdom, International Laws
Can a US citizen marry UK citizen and get citizenship in UK?
Sometimes. A US citizen can marry anybody he/she likes. If a US citizen marries a UK citizen, that alone will not entitle him/her to UK citizenship. The US Citizen will stand to lose the US citizenship if he/she applies to get naturalized as a US citizen. UK citizenship can be acquired sometimes by descent. ...
Asked in Insects
What is the most common wood destroying insect in the UK?
The most common wood destroying insect in the UK is termites. The US suffers from termites destroying home structures just like the UK. ...