Spelling Test: US vs British English

Can you name the correct way to spell the British English words when given the American English words?

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American EnglishBritish English
Color
Meter (unit of length)
Check (banking)
Program
Aluminum
Encyclopedia
Fueled
Defense
Analyze
Jewelry
Mold
Pajamas
Tire (on a wheel)
Curb (edge of roadway)
Practice (used as a verb)
Licorice
Story (level of a building)
Neighbor
Skeptic
Theater
Phony
Checkered (pattern)
American EnglishBritish English
Cozy
Traveler
Mustache
Mommy
Persnickety
Jimmy (to pry with a crowbar)
License (as a noun)
tidbit
Center
Hauler (haulage contractor)
Boogeyman
Behoove
Airplane
Carburetor
Fulfill
Counselor
Favorite
Paralyze
Leukemia
Maneuver
Estrogen
Pediatric
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  • These aren't different words used for the same thing (like lift/elevator) but words that are basically the same with spelling differences. Some have slight pronunciation differences. See 1st comment.
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Last Updated: Oct 23, 2020
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