Byron Bay – February 03, 2008

A belated Happy New Year to all – I hope 2008 has started well for you. My apologies for not having written in some time. With final exams in December, heading to Toronto for Christmas, and then starting my fourth semester in January, it’s been a busy few months. We had a good visit to [...]

Australian English dictionary – January 27, 2008

In honour of Australia Day here are a few Aussie expressions translated into English. I have actually heard each of these used in conversation! aerial pingpong: Australian Rules football aussie salute: brushing flies away banana bender: a person from Queensland bingle: a motor vehicle accident bludger: a lazy person, layabout, somebody who always relies on [...]