Way back in a peculiar little book became an Australian publishing sensation. Let Stalk Strine, a lexicon of modern Australian usage by. EnglishPlease ;-). Sblooding lish! Woz amateur, karen chair blye reet jamon grill? LetStalkStrine by Affabeck Lauder, a fabulous book on strine of all forms. Afferbeck Lauder was the pseudonym used by Alastair Ardoch Morrison (21 September – 15 March ), an Australian graphic artist and author who in the s documented Strine in the song With Air Chew and a series of books beginning with Let Stalk Strine (Ure Smith, Sydney, Australia, ).
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Morrison illustrated the books and also used the pseudonym Al Terego. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Adrian rated it really liked it Jun 05, Ian Wright added it Dec 28, Trivia About Let’s Talk Strine.
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The term is a syncope, derived from a shortened phonetic rendition of the pronunciation of the word “Australian” in an exaggerated Broad Australian accent. Matheus Hilario marked it as to-read May 01, Karin marked it as to-read Apr 11, Open Preview See a Problem?
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Jul 18, Valerie added it. Probably you’d be better off to read it in reflection after about six months, as by then it would serve to explain some things you couldn’t fully comprehend at the time.
Oh, does no one else remember this book? I reccommend it to anyone who finds Australians hard to understand.
Suzie Tzimas marked it as to-read Jul 30, Cate marked it as to-read May stal, Tim Angelico marked it as to-read Mar 10, Some further examples are:. The complete works of Professor Afferbeck Lauder.
Tim Mcdonald added it Oct 11, Just popped back into my head. Mark Melton marked it as to-read Oct 09, Books by Afferbeck Lauder.
Jonathan Corbett added it Feb 13, Probably not all that funny but they seemed so to a 12 year old. In the early s Morrison was appointed chairman of the Currency Strihe Design Group, oet advisory committee which assisted with the design of new banknotes which were issued when Australia replaced its pounds, shillings, and pence with “dismal guernsey” decimal currency on 14 February Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I have to say I didn’t find it very useful as a phrasebook.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. We were given a copy of this book when we moved to Australia, only partly in jest. Karen Wiegold marked it as to-read Jan 05, You’re still likely to leet major culture shock, probably starting the first time a shopkeeper addresses you with the question “Are you right?
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George Shevtsov added it Sep 25, This book is as stlak as I am, but it still has some gags that kill. Archived from the original on 12 November David Tait marked it as to-read Jan 07, Mark Minter marked it as to-read Jan 15, Some further examples are: Rachel Story rated it it was amazing Oct 29, Return to Book Page. Will try and track down a copy Refresh and try again. Retrieved from ” https: Amy Bau-Gaspar added it Apr 20, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.