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Understanding Australian English

An Essential Guide to Assist In Understanding Aussies and Being Understood By Aussies In Australia. Australian Slang Explained

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An explanation of colloquialisms (slang) in common usage in Australia. Australian spoken English can be very different from English spoken in other countries..., even countries in which English is the first language. This comprehensive guide is written by an educator who has worked for many years with International Post-Graduate students for whom English was their second language, and Australian English was their third.

Hundreds of slang terms are explained in addition to the context in which many are used. As an example, the word "bastard" to many speakers of the English language would be an offensive term. In Australia it is very often used as a term of affection by people who are "good mates".

The slang terms are grouped in categories in alphabetical order to enable them to be found easily. "Heaps" of useful information on Australian English.

The text is punctuated with "Aussie photos" which have been taken by the author.

Customer Reviews

Awesome book!

It is a really awesome book and it dose help mea lot to know aussie slang and Australia culture! Just love it. I got a lot of fun:) thank you writer.

Understanding Australian English

Very good book. Very helpful to understand Australian slangs.

5 stars book

it is a great book.explaining the Aussie slang in a interesting way.i love this book.

Understanding Australian English
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  • $1.99
  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Education
  • Published: 27 July 2012
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  • Seller: Lulu Enterprises, Inc.
  • Print Length: 79 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iOS device with iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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