The English Language

Borrowed Words From
Australian English

4 Words Listed


Australian English Language Notes

Australian English is a version of the English language spoken in Australia.


WordMeaningNotes
Aborigine   (Derogatory) name for the indigenous people of Australia.
nugget   A piece of precious rock.
swagman   Itinerant sheep sheerer.
walkabout   The Aboriginal tradition of leaving friends and family and walking in the bush.

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