Aussie TalkPaul Bugeja
They derive from a variety of cultural, historical and ethnic sources, and have adapted and evolved over time into a collection of truly original 'Australian-isms'. They underline and emphasise the linguistic imprint of who we are as Australians. Some call them 'Strine'. Others, simply slang or idiom. We like to think of them as Australian 'Slang-uage' - Sayings, Slang and Idiom, the Aussie way. Here are some Aussie sayings to ponder: 'Hello, here's trouble', 'How are you me old china?', "Howzit garn?', 'Saw your light on, thought I'd drop in', 'We have to stop meeting like this'.
Paul Bugeja is an Australian-based writer, editor, screenwriter and actor.
Author: Bugeja, Paul
Publication date: 01/07/2015
Dimension: 198mm X 129mm