False Friend bathing vs. swimming

If you put on your swimsuit and are in the water to have fun or get exercise it is SWIMMING. You would take a swim or have a swim

If you are naked and are in the water to get clean it is BATHING (pronounced like bath with an ing on the end). You would take a bath or have a bath


Author: Janet Carr

Fashion, beauty and animal loving language consultant from South Africa living in Stockholm, Sweden.

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