[Tagging] AE and BE orthography in tagging

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Mon Apr 27 16:46:19 UTC 2015


2015-04-27 17:17 GMT+02:00 Volker Schmidt <voschix at gmail.com>:

> I was to say that "soccer" is BE, but then I found this:
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Names_for_association_football
>


yes, football seems to short, because there are many variants of it,
"association_football" is probably the correct synonymous term. The Oxford
Dictionary doesn't classify "soccer" as a American English term, it seems
to be used in the UK as well:
http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/soccer

Cheers,
Martin
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