Continuando a sessão : How to be British ?
The British invented the idea of the fixed price. This was to avoid the embarrassment caused by haggling. We don’t like bargaining for things and we do not like pushy sales assistants, which is why shopping in hot countries can be such an ordeal for Brits. Far from trying to beat down the price of an article, the visitor to Britain should even offer to pay a little more than the asking price:
Expressions to learn
It was worth every penny!
Keep the change!
These are much cheaper in my country.