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John Miller's The Essential Lingo Dictionary: of Australian words and PDF

By John Miller

ISBN-10: 1459699122

ISBN-13: 9781459699120

the basic Lingo Dictionary is a warts-and-all examine the notoriously hilarious (and sometimes somewhat naughty) canon of Australian slang phrases and words, casting gentle at the quirky, fascinating and sometimes strange Australian Aussie language. vital for each bookshelf!

If you've questioned why his female friend is a ‘Sheila’ even supposing her identify is Sophia, or why your colleagues in Melbourne’s suburbs are stated to dwell ‘beyond the black stump’, then this ebook is for you.

The writer, John Miller, has been a journalist for over thirty-five years and is captivated with Australia’s heritage and history. in addition to making vast use of written references to bring together this booklet, John interviewed Australians from all walks of lifestyles — from outback characters to varsity young ones — to make sure he captured each nuance of Australia’s precise language because it is spoken today.

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