Righto?

I have discovered that my Australian friends love shortening words and dropping a few syllables! I suppose it is an efficient way to get to the point (or beer) quicker! One of the most common Australian abbreviation is the one with the added suffix -o (at the end of the word). Though it can beContinue reading “Righto?”

Assimil French Phrasebook now available in Australia!

My French phrasebook has now officially reached the Australian shore! It is available from the French bookshop LE FORUM : http://www.leforum.com.au/contents/en-us/p5358_french.html   *NEW EDITION* *NOUVELLE EDITION* (GUIDE DE CONVERSATION) Auteur(s) : Estelle Demontrond-Box Editeur : Assimil Collection : Guide de conversation Date de parution : 01/2013 Dimensions : 14 x 10 cm Nombre de pages :Continue reading “Assimil French Phrasebook now available in Australia!”

G’Day Aussies!

One thing I have really enjoyed since I have moved to Australia is the very inventive and quaint “Aussie Slang”. So today, I am sharing with you some of these Australian colloquialisms I hear on a regular basis and which, more often than not, bring a smile to my face! As you will notice, AustraliansContinue reading “G’Day Aussies!”