What is the most Aussie thing to say?
Australian slang: 33 phrases to help you talk like an Aussie
- Wrap your laughing gear ’round that.
- Dog’s breakfast. …
- Tell him he’s dreaming. …
- A few stubbies short of a six-pack. …
- What’s the John Dory? …
- Have a Captain Cook. …
- No worries, mate, she’ll be right. …
- Fair go, mate. Fair suck of the sauce bottle. …
How do you curse like an Aussie?
“Bugger” is common in both Aussie and British slang, and vaguely refers to someone or something that is annoying. Calling someone a bugger can be used affectionately or derogatorily. The general expletive can be used in any situation, and roughly means,“F*** off/me” or “Well, I’ll be damned!”
Why do Aussies say yeah nah?
Yeah nah yeah = yes. No wonder you’re confused! A commonly-used word here is mate, which normally means friend. But pay attention to the person’s tone when they say it – sometimes, it’s used in a passive-aggressive way, and it probably means the opposite of friend!
What do Aussies call their girlfriends?
Missus. A person’s wife or girlfriend.
What do Australians call thongs?
The undergarment is usually called a g-string (or colloquially, bum floss) in Australia, however, due to U.S. influences in Australia the word thong is now also used.
Is Aussie slang dying?
Aussie slang is apparently a dying trend — but not everyone agrees. AUSSIES have a very particular way of speaking. But if you use these popular terms, you’re apparently part of a dying trend.
What is a ripper in Australian slang?
“Ripper” as Australian slang first appeared in print in the early 1970s (although it may be older in oral use), but it is clearly derived from “ripper” used as a slang noun in Britain to mean “something excellent” beginning in the early 18th century (“You have a ripper of a city to see,” London Magazine, 1825).
How do you say cool in Australian slang?
Chockers – same as above! Cool as – the as on the end adds emphasis, so really cool!
Do Australians say babe a lot?
Yes, but Generally, like lots of words in Australia, shortened to “babe”.
How do you say sorry in Australian?
When you say “sorry” to an Australian, most likely you will hear, “You’re right.” This is their response, meaning “That is okay.” Goodbye for an Aussie could be, “See ya later,” “Take it easy,” or “Hoo roo.”
What is a mozzie in Australia?
or mozzie (ˈmɒzɪ ) noun. Australian and New Zealand an informal name for mosquito.