*11th revised and updated edition.* Australians pride themselves on being easy-going and informal. Their vocabulary with its colour, humour and inventiveness reflects these qualities. This thoroughly entertaining Aussie Slang Dictionary will help you decipher and speak the true Aussie language. Full of dazzling definitions from true-blue Aussies, you'll never be lost for words with this collection of colourful sayings. From aerial pingpong (Australian Rules Football) to on the wrong tram (to be following the wrong train of thought) and finishing up with some verbal diarrhoea (never-ending blather), your mind will be brimming with useful (and not so useful!) sayings for your next run-in with a true Aussie character. And, for dinki-di Aussies living in the UK, use this book to expand your vocabulary and increase your unique way of communicating. Welcome to the world of Aussie slang - have a beaut, bonza rip snorter of a time reading this book. Updated with over 500 new sayings.
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Lolla Stewart is a local author and regular writer for Brolga Publishing. Her work varies from the helpful to the hilarious, including Fun Activities for Children, Dream Dictionary and Brolga's Little Book of Household Hints. The updated versions of the Aussie Slang Dictionary have had additional entries researched and compiled by Christine Fotis.
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Book Description Brolga Publishing Pty Ltd 01/07/2015, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Unused. Bookseller Inventory # 051828-8
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR007301486