Australian greetings

Australian greetings

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Aussies often greet their friends and even people they don’t know by saying “G’day” or “Ow ... Continue Reading →
Australian Paper Sizes

Australian Paper Sizes

IF YOU’RE IN AUSTRALIA (and most of the world) you’re very familiar with A4 size paper. It’s the standard size here, but in the USA and a few other countries, letter ... Continue Reading →
Australian nicknames

Australian nicknames

People Back in 1912 British immigrants to Australia were called pommygrants. This may have been because their complexion reminded Aussies of the colour of red pomegranates. That was ... Continue Reading →
Australian rhyming slang

Australian rhyming slang

Rhyming slang is a creative way to play with language. It’s basically two or more words, the last of which rhymes with the word it’s replacing. For example, mud pies = eyes. The ... Continue Reading →