It’s easy for an Aussie expat to pick up a London accent, innit

But don’t just think the expat affliction of acquiring an English accent is necessarily about contracting posh, clipped tones and a habit of saying yo-gurt, instead of yogurt.

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21 ways an Aussie expat can tell they’re becoming British

Work out if you’ve made the transition from Aussie ocker to English blue blood with this essential expat’s checklist.

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It’s difficult, even embarrassing, only knowing two languages: English and Australian

Sadly, I fall into the category of typical Aussie who speaks no other languages. So my first tour of Europe was certainly an eye (and ear) opener…

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Learn 50 fun Aussie slang words with Margot Robbie [WATCH]

Fair dinkum; who better to explain some ripper Aussie vernacular to the world than the delightful Margot.

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What are the 29 most disgustingly gross-out words in the English language?

There’s one word that is considered the most gross-sounding English word, gross-word poll after gross-word poll. There are 28 others that come pretty close, though.

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10 common words that didn’t exist 20 years ago

New words are created regularly through common usage. These ten words weren’t part of our vocabulary a mere 20 years ago.

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In Britain, there’s a few words an Aussie needs to get right

I’d managed to negotiate the fruit and vegetable aisle – where capsicums are peppers, eggplants are aubergines, mandarins are clementines or satsumas, snow peas are mange tout and zucchini are courgettes – but earned ‘The Look’ at the checkout when I asked for ‘cash out’.

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UK Home Office misspells ‘language’ when announcing new language tests for migrants

You couldn’t make this up, even if you were writing ‘In The Thick Of It’.

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What the bloody hell is Nick Cummins talking about? [VIDEO]

WATCH: What’s a “bee’s wanger”? Only an Aussie could decipher this interview with Australian rugby player, Nick Cummins. The rest of the world is completely baffled.

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19 beaut sayings that are so typically Australian

Yeah, nah. If you aren’t using most of these #AussieSayings in your every day life, you’re doing it wrong.

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500 Australian English words added to Oxford Dictionaries

Australian English has an amazingly rich seam of vocabulary. In its latest update, OxfordDictionaries.com has added more than 500 Australianisms.

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Cyclone Marcia sign language interpreter a social media hit

Sign language interpreter Mark Cave possibly gave the best warning for the approaching storm, to deaf and hearing viewers alike. You just have to watch his energetic performance.

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British wins sexiest accent while Aussie accent comes in fourth

The British accent has been crowned as the ‘most dateable’ in the Time Out Global Dating Survey 2015. But is there even such a thing as a ‘British’ accent?

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Watch two British teenagers butcher the Australian accent

Zoe Sugg and Marcus Butler collapse into fits of giggles over “typically Australian” slang.

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‘Shirtfront’ declared 2014 Aussie word of the year

‘Shirtfront’ muscles out ‘Team Australia’, ‘man-bun’, ‘Ned Kelly beard’, and ‘coward punch’ to claim Word of the Year title.

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