Aussie Word of the Day - Americans call these "sprinkles". Aussies call them "hundreds and thousands"

Aussie Word of the Day - Americans call these "sprinkles". Aussies call them "hundreds and thousands"

Australian Slang: 31 Hilarious Australian Expressions Everyone Should Use

Australian Slang: 31 Hilarious Australian Expressions Everyone Should Use

It’s no wonder foreigners have no idea what we’re talking about – we abbreviate everything. EVERYTHING! Aussies are geniuses like that, as Josh and Rhys point out, because while we like a good chat, we don’t like to chat for too long, so we’ve decided to abbreviate every. single. word. to make our conversations as quick as possible.

How to speak Australian (just abbreviate everything!)

It’s no wonder foreigners have no idea what we’re talking about – we abbreviate everything. EVERYTHING! Aussies are geniuses like that, as Josh and Rhys point out, because while we like a good chat, we don’t like to chat for too long, so we’ve decided to abbreviate every. single. word. to make our conversations as quick as possible.

~Australia map made from australian slang words in vector | The House of Beccaria

~Australia map made from australian slang words in vector | The House of Beccaria

Flat out like a drinking lizard? Mad as a cut snake? Popular Aussie idioms can get pretty confusing (not to mention really wacky), that’s why travel site ‘HotelClub’ and illustrator Jared Atkins have come up with a series of delightful illustrations that explain some of them.

Illustrations explain what different Australian idioms actually mean

Flat out like a drinking lizard? Mad as a cut snake? Popular Aussie idioms can get pretty confusing (not to mention really wacky), that’s why travel site ‘HotelClub’ and illustrator Jared Atkins have come up with a series of delightful illustrations that explain some of them.

OzOnDeck is a casino grade deck of playing cards with each card measuring 63mm x 88mm on quality 310 gsm grey-core paper. Each card features an "Australianism" illustrated through photographs. Appropriate for all ages!  OzOnDeck connects people. Grab your family. Tell your friends to take a seat. Watch the conversation and tall stories flow as the games unfold. Remember how to have fun!

OzOnDeck is a casino grade deck of playing cards with each card measuring 63mm x 88mm on quality 310 gsm grey-core paper. Each card features an "Australianism" illustrated through photographs. Appropriate for all ages! OzOnDeck connects people. Grab your family. Tell your friends to take a seat. Watch the conversation and tall stories flow as the games unfold. Remember how to have fun!

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