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Aussie English

O"Grady, John

Aussie English

an explanation of the Australian idiom

by O"Grady, John

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Published by Kaye & Ward in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dialects -- Australia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John O"Grady (Nino Culotta) Illustrated by Wep.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 p.
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15064796M

    Most of the people who read this blog aren’t Aussies so I thought it’d be a good idea to explain a thing or two about what I believe to be the best variety of English in the world.. I’m not biased. I’m just telling it like it is 🙂 Word of advice: A lot of books on Aussie slang give outdated expressions that we don’t really say Lonely Planet phrasebook seems to be the. Celebrating a distinctive and often irreverent language, Australian Slang is a ripper of a read that will delight visitors from OS, as well as true-blue Aussie blokes and sheilas. Read this book to discover the meaning behind perplexing Australian discourses such as this one- G'day mate!

    Here you will find words which have different meanings or are spelled differently in British and Australian English. British English. Australian English. beer glass ( ml) engine (car or boat) Eucalyptus tree. exact information. far away in the outback. fast sheep shearer. ringer (in the country) Have you eaten yet? Did you eat yet? "Aussie English for beginners book two follows the original book Aussie English for beginners."--Back cover. "This book is the product of a collaboration between the National Museum and the Australian National Dictionary Centre."--Foreword. Description: 53 pages: color illustrations ; 25 cm: Responsibility: cartoons by David Pope.

    Aussie Global Books has established fully-integrated and seamless services to supply libraries with books, magazines, audio visual products and eproducts in community languages from around the world. Services include title selection, acquisition, and full shelf-ready service (cataloguing and end processing).   This book isn’t strictly just about Australia but the issues it examines are profoundly relevant to many immigrant Australians. Songs of a War Boy by Deng Thiak Adut. Deng Adut was a child soldier and refugee from South Sudan. He came to Australia as a refugee, learnt English, and graduated from Western Sydney University.


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Those of you planning a trip to the wonderful country of Australia might be wise to bring this handy guide to Australian. I invite the Aussies to please comment on the veracity of such a book. I had a blast reading this. I feel that with this helpful book, I can manage a menu at the Outback Steakhouse restaurant and a Crocodile Dundee film.I think I’ll have another Aussie phrases post, I quite enjoyed writing it and there’s so much to add, especially as most blog specialise in ‘international English’ or the American or British varieties.

You’re right though – some of these Aussie phrases are also in UK ‘Lad English’ 😉 David.