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    Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?



    What you guys call this thing in your countries? Is it candy floss, cotton candy or fairy floss. We call it candy floss in Pakistani English.

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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    It's candy floss in BrE.

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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    AmE uses only 'cotton candy'.
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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    An acquaintance of mine when I was a kid owned a small cotton candy machine. He was quite popular.
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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    I've never heard fairy floss.

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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    It's invariably 'fairy floss' in Australia.

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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    It's invariably 'fairy floss' in Australia.
    Is it "fairy floss" in New Zealand too?
    Last edited by Aamir Tariq; 01-Apr-2016 at 16:01.

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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    Quote Originally Posted by Aamir Tariq View Post
    Is it "fairly floss" in New Zealand too?
    I don't know.

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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    Quote Originally Posted by Aamir Tariq View Post
    Is it "fairly floss" in New Zealand too?
    The word you're after there is fairy. "Fairly" is an adjective meaning "somewhat".
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    Re: Candy floss/Cotton Candy/Fairy Floss?

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    The word you're after there is fairy. "Fairly" is an adjective meaning "somewhat".
    I am sorry for the typing mistake. let me edit it.

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