English – American terms

Conversions

28.4g = 1oz
473ml = 16 fluid ounce
1 stone = 14 lb
1 kg = 2.2 lb

Dairy

semi-skimmed milk = 2% milk

Vegetables

courgette = zucchini
aubergine = eggplant
chickpeas = garbanzo
swede = rutabaga
pepper = bell pepper
green beans = snap beans
broad beans = fava beans

Sweets & Snacks

crisps = potato chips
biscuit = cookie
lollipop = sucker
sweets = candy
jam = jelly

Other

squash = fruit-flavoured drink made from a non-syrup concentrate
porridge = oatmeal
pudding = dessert