champaign vs champagne : Common Errors in English

About champaign vs champagne

Champaign is the name of a city and county in Illinois. Champagne is a region of France that produces the sparkling wine of this name.

champaign Meaning(s)

  • (n) extensive tract of level open land
  • (n) a university town in east central Illinois adjoining Urbana

champagne Meaning(s)

  • (n) a white sparkling wine either produced in Champagne or resembling that produced there
  • (n) a region of northeastern France

champaign in News

  1. Champaign's computer network to go down for upgrade

    Some city services and online features will be inaccessible this week as officials upgrade their computer network to fiber. CHAMPAIGN — Some city services and online features will be inaccessible this week as officials upgrade their computer network to fiber. The network will be down at all city facilities beginning at 7 a.m. Thursday and should remain that way until Monday. During the outage ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: IlliniHQ.com

  2. Champaign man convicted of holdup arrested in Indiana

    URBANA — A Champaign man on the lam for almost a year is back in custody and will be sent to prison shortly. Edward L. Taylor, 36, was located by authorities recently in South Bend, Ind., and returned to the Champaign County Jail on Tuesday night. read more
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Champaign News-Gazette

  3. Champaign police arrest 3 so far in shootings

    Champaign police arrested three people they suspect were involved at least some of the shootings that injured six people since Friday.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: CBS4 Quad Cities

champagne in News

  1. Duchess Kate Middleton Christens Cruise Ship

    Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton’s last royal engagement before she gives birth to her first child next month involved the smashing of a champagne bottle, but there was no scandal here for the beloved duchess. The duchess, 31, fulfilled a royal tradition today by becoming...        
    on June 13, 2013 Source: ABC News

  2. Chocolate, Shakespeare and Champagne Saturday

    If you can't wait for the Great River Shakespeare Festival opening night on June 28, Saturday may satisfy your theatrical itch, with the Chocolate, Shakespeare and Champagne event beginning at 7 p.m. During the gathering, attendees will be treated to sneak peeks of the Shakespeare performances.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Winona Post

  3. Anoka woman who fought back during knife attack tells others to "Fight Like a Girl”

    Angela Champagne-From relied on her self-defense training to fend off a knife-wielding attacker. She wants to make sure other women can fight back, too.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

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