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    Updated on Nov 4, 2018. Posted on Apr 4, 2016

    British Stereotypes Vs Britain In Reality

    British villains in Hollywood = Alan Rickman. In real life = a woman who put a cat in a bin.

    1. What people think teatime is like:

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    2. What people think buses are like:

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    3. What people think school is like:

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    4. What people think British couples are like:

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    5. What people think British food is like:

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    6. What people think garden parties are like:

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    7. What people think British security is like:

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    8. What people think British heroes are like:

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    What they're actually like:

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    9. What people think British villains are like:

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    What they're actually like:

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    10. What people think university is like:

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    11. What people think British TV is like:

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    12. What people think British humour is like:

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    13. What people think British boys are like:

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    What they're actually like:

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