What’s the difference between British and English?

Is British and England the same thing?

Britain is a geographical term for the island of Great Britain, where England is located. However, they are not quite the same thing. While Britain can be used to mean England, it also refers to Wales and Scotland too. Not all British people are English and England doesn’t cover the entirety of Britain.

Who is considered British?

Who are the British? British people live in the UK. They are people who live in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. British people can also either be English, Scottish, Welsh, or Irish (from Northern Ireland only).

Is London in England or the UK?

London is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom.

London
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country England
Region London
Counties Greater London City of London

Is English American or British?

Different terms in different dialects

American British
center centre
soccer football
millimeter millimetre
kilometer kilometre

Which English accent is best?

British accent has been rated as the most attractive English accent in the world, according to a new survey by the CEOWORLD magazine.

These Are The Most Attractive English Accents In The World:

Rank English Accent Score
1 British 68
2 Irish 57
3 Australian 53
4 American 51

Is English from England?

English originated in England and is the dominant language of the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, and various island nations in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean.

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Are you English if born in England?

At 81%, the most commonly held source of English nationality is being born in England. Almost as popular, at 80%, is having two English parents – this drops to 54% for having one English parent. The majority of English people will also consider someone who grew up in England to be and Englishman.