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09:42 Jul 10, 2008
English to English translations [Non-PRO] Other
English term or phrase:Restroom
Handicap restroom, restroom for the disables, or barrier-free restroom.
Which is the best one in department stores?
For the asker of this question: it is VITAL, absolutely VITAL, that you know if your audience is British or American (Canadians say "washroom," by the way). This is one of those words that just does not cross the Atlantic.
"Restroom" is as common in the US as it's uncommon in the UK. "Restroom" is as common in the US as "toilet" or WC is in the UK. That's just a fact. All the commenters gnashing their teeth about this might as well be complaining that earth revolves around