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Main Title: What's their story? : a history of Australian words / Bruce Moore. Book Cover
Author: Moore, Bruce, 1947-
Imprint: Oxford University Press, 2010.
Collation: viii, 216 p. : notes, bib., index, pbk ; 20 cm.
Summary: Machine generated contents note: Anzac -- Aussie -- Barrack -- Battler -- Billy -- Bludger -- Bodgie -- Bogan -- Bonzer -- Brumby -- Buckley's -- Budgie smugglers -- Bush -- Chook -- Chunder -- Cobber -- Crook -- Dag -- Damper -- Digger -- Dinkum -- Dob -- Dunny -- Emu -- Fair Go -- Floater -- Fossick -- Furphy -- Gidgie -- Govie -- Grouse -- Hoon -- Jackeroo -- Jackie Howe -- Lamington -- Larrikin -- Light globe -- Mate -- Noah -- Ocker -- Phar Lap -- Plonk -- Pollie Talk -- Pom -- Port -- Quoll -- Rellie, rello -- Rogaining -- Rooned -- Rort -- Sheila -- Steak & kidney -- Strine -- Swag -- Tall poppy -- Territory rig -- Troppo -- True blue -- Two Bob -- Vegemite -- Wog -- Wombat -- Wowser -- Yaffler -- Yoe -- Yonnie -- Yous(e).
Subject: English language
Slang and colloquialisms
Australia
ISBN: 9780195575002 (pbk.)
Notes:
Table of contents and index are taken from the published work with the permission of the publisher.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 427 MOO Available