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628 news items

 
NewNowNext
Fri, 04 Sep 2015 10:10:44 -0700

We got Troye Sivan in the studio to talk about his amazing six-song EP, Wild. But while we had him, we thought we'd ask if he could explain some Australian slang to us. (After “G'day mate” we're pretty hopeless.) ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 17:05:27 -0700

A pair of 'mates' have teamed up for a very serious undertaking - translating 'American English' words and phrases to the infamous Aussie slang. Brisbane-born comedian Kieran Murray and Los Angeles based Ariana, uploaded the video to Facebook on ...

Elite Daily (blog)

Elite Daily (blog)
Mon, 24 Aug 2015 07:37:30 -0700

I'm off to have a squiz at some kids getting maggot off some pingas during a bush doof. Australians and Americans may speak the same language, but that doesn't mean I understand a word coming out of an Australian's mouth. Let's be honest: Steve Irwin ...

9news.com.au

9news.com.au
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 04:50:40 -0700

An Aussie comedian's guide video for shortening words in Australian slang has become a viral hit, lighting up on social media. Josh Hawkins teamed up with his mate and actor Rhys Keir in the three-minute clip, in which the pair abbreviate 90 words from ...

Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:30:00 -0700

The furnishings, artwork and even the decorative plants all capture the flavour of the destination. In the "South Pacific," for example, an arrow points to the "dunny," Australian slang for toilet. In "Africa," Gabree and I passed Mauritius. "One day ...

ABC Online

ABC Online
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:22:30 -0700

Australia Plus was set up specifically to teach international audiences how to speak Australian English conversationally and how to master quirky Australian slang and colloquialisms. The popularity of the site is growing astronomically with 3.1 million ...

NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au
Tue, 19 May 2015 17:56:15 -0700

DOING a Bradbury. Shirtfront. Wait, what? The uninitiated would be flat out like a lizard drinking (hint: extremely busy) trying to figure out what us 'Strayans are banging on about half the time. That's what Melbourne-based author John Miller reckons ...

Huffington Post Canada

Huffington Post Canada
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:36:42 -0700

If you've ever travelled to Australia Straya or just hung out with a few Australian friends, you've probably struggled to figure out what the heck they're saying. Between the accent and the abbreviations, even the simplest conversations can be very ...
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