Is there any difference in meaning between these two words?
Storey (BE) or story (AmE) refers to the number of levels a building has:
A four-storey building
Floor: refers to a particular level in the building someone lives on: I live on the second floor.
In AmE first floor is ground floor in BE.
Last edited by Dr. Jamshid Ibrahim; 05-Dec-2006 at 19:37.