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Old October 5 2012, 11:13 PM   #42
MacLeod
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Location: Great Britain
Re: Changing Language Usage

Well in the UK, you might use both depending on the situation

I Burnt my hand

The Forrest Burned

Same with words like metre and meter. In the UK the former is a unit of measurement whilst the later is a measuring device. Also Tyre and Tire, the former is something you put on your car whilst the latter is something that happens if you work out for a long time.
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