American English Discuss this oxymoron in the comments below. Chandrashekar first it didn't strike. then it hit me! :Dmost intelligent absurdity I've ever seen! Jamempress top of the list Jamempress top of the list Shankran S please tell me how its an oxymoron Rob Muirhead Two different nationalities; Also, English isn’t American NobbySingh Ahhh… you must be American ASDFGH Has anyone ever heard of the word “dialect”? Mr. De k. 2 different nationalities? Those are two different things, but not opposite. I’m not an expert on this, but this is not an oxymoron is it? Howecom People from Germany speak German; If you’r from Spain your language is Spanish and of course if you’re from England your language is English. Other nationalities uses these languages for different reasons, the main one being a former colony of the origin of the country. Americans want their own language, sadly there is no language called “Americanish” and ‘American English” is an oxymoron . . . Jonny Canuk American English spells and pronounces things differently hassan it’s the same when u say english american Guest I don’t understand this being an oxymoron. The three types of English I know most are American, Australian, and British English. There are different spellings, pronunciations, and words in these English varieties. chandler I don’t understand this being an oxymoron. The three types of English I know most are American, Australian, and English (from England). There are different spellings, pronunciations, and words in these English varieties. nbfdgs Yea, English and American aren’t opposites. Its probably a British example making fun of America. RomanGodfrey English comes from England, and American is from America. They’re “too different places”. Even though English is actually just a language…. Farkov There is no “Australian” English. We speak English mongo.