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Australian language & culture
Bib ID 6218063
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Edition 4th edition 
Description [Footscray, Victoria ; London] : Lonely Planet, 2013 
©2013 
255 pages : illustrations, maps ; 14 cm. 
ISBN 9781741048070
1741048079
Summary

A guide to the culture and and humour behind common - and not so common expressions; New structure for easy browsing and access to content; Pull out quotes, classic phrases and fun illustrations; New layouts reflect humour and lightness of content.

Notes

Includes index.

Subjects English language -- Australia -- History.  |  English language -- Australia -- Usage.  |  History - Cultural.  |  Kalaw Lagaw Ya / Kala Lagaw Ya language (Y1) (Qld TSI SC54-07)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Warlpiri language (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Language - Sociolinguistics.  |  Cultural protocols.  |  Torres Strait Islanders (Qld TSI SC54, SC55)  |  Kriol language.  |  Australia -- Social life and customs -- Terminology.  |  Australia.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Lonely Planet Publications (Firm)
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