Why do Brits and Americans Spell Differently?

Why do Brits and Americans spell differently?

Why did Americans drop the “u” from British words like “humour” and “behaviour”? What about “theater” vs. “theatre”?

Here are some answers. I hope it helps you!

 

Want even more info? Check out these websites ūüôā

https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/spelling/british-and-spelling

http://www.bbcamerica.com/anglophenia/2014/05/america-drop-u-british-spellings/

http://www.bbcamerica.com/anglophenia/2015/05/10-lesser-known-british-and-american-spelling-differences

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_and_British_English_spelling_differences

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