HELPFUL HINTS – FALSE FRIENDS

programme

programme = an important plan, or series of planned activities, especially one created by a government or large organisation

The U.S. space programme is run by NASA.

The university has a good graduate study programme in environmental science.

N.B. programme – plan

* Do you have any programmes for the weekend?

> Do you have any plans for the weekend?

Notes:

1) Referring to computers, the spelling is program.

2) The American spelling is always program.

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