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Slang words are great for keeping languages fresh and modern but they can also be infuriating, especially if you don't understand them.

For us Brits, words like gaff, knackered and bagsy would resonate with most people on these shores but imagine saying those to an American.

They would probably look at you as if you've just insulted their entire family but what if the boot was on the other foot?

Some American slang terms and words can sound like an alien language to Brits.

So without further ado here are 15 American slang words that British people will never understand.

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