Aussie English for the Beginner HTML version
Australian English has developed a rich and distinct vocabulary that some would say reflects our dry wit and occasional wisdom. Explore the origins and meanings of our common Australian words and idioms, and test your knowledge of Australian English.
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Use the navigational links on the right to explore the HTML version of the Aussie English for the Beginner interactive, many of which take the form of slideshows containing descriptions of Australian words and idiom, starting with Abbreviations.
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