Is the Internet Americanising (or Americanizing) British English?
Which floor is which?
Difference between UK and US floors. In the United Kingdom, the floor you enter on the ground level is the ground floor, and the next storey up is the 1st / first floor. In America, the floor you enter on the ground level is the 1st / first floor and the next story up is the 2nd / second floor.
A Guide for Brits
First thing’s first though, as many people will ask: WHY DO YOU NEED THIS OMG IT’S SO MUCH HOTTER IN ______.
We need this because here in Britain we suck with the heat. Typical weather here is rain, and wind, and more rain, and maybe some…
Very helpful explanation of the differences if you’re confused!