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16 Things Americans Say That Seriously Confuse The Rest Of The World

The words and phrases that hurt my Australian brain.

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1. That you call the course before your main meal an appetizer and the main course the entrée.

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Entrée is a French word and is literally defined as "the act or manner of entering." It's commonly used around the world to describe the first or "entrance" dish to a meal.

2. That you call your smallest mattress size a twin even though it can only fit one person.

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In Australia we call this size of bed a single, which makes a lot of sense tbh. We then have a double, which is your full size.