[Vocabulary] To decorate

englishhobby

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'To decorate' in British English also means 'to put wall-paper on, to paint the walls and whitewash the ceiling etc.' What's the verb for it in American English?
 

Rover_KE

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[STRIKE]to put wall-paper on[/STRIKE] to hang wallpaper

(We'll have to wait a few hours for AE speakers to wake up.)
 
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