#AUSSlang: Australian slang (6)

  1. Turn it up. Arti: stop what you’re saying or doing as its not right.
    • Contoh:
      • Turn it up, you’re making it worse. ‪‬
  2. Away with the pixies. Arti: dreaming.
    • Contoh:
      • She’s not listening. She’s in love and away with the pixies. ‪‬
  3. Bonzer. Arti: great, excellent.
    • Contoh:
      • That’s bonzer mate! I’m happy for you.
  4. Chuck a U-e. Arti: make a U-turn.
    • Contoh:
      • Chuck a U-e mate, the house is in the other way. ‪
  5. Be apples. Arti: everything will be all right; giving someone assurance.
    • Contoh:
      • No worries mate. She’ll be apples!
  6. k’s south of Woop Woop. Arti: in the middle of nowhere.
    • Contoh:
      • He wants to go camping 50k’s south of Woop Woop. (you can use any number)
  7. Full as a goog. Arti: drunk or eaten to the excess.
    • Contoh:
      • That was a great meal. I am full as a goog. ‪‬
  8. Tart yourself up. Arti: Dress in your best clothes.
    • Contoh:
      • Go and tart yourself up, we’re going out to dinner. ‪
  9. Dunny. Arti: Toilet.
    • Contoh:
      • Mate, you have to wait. I got to go to the dunny. ‪‬
  10. Nackered. Arti: absolutely exhausted or very tired.
    • Contoh:
      • It was a tough day at work. I’m nackered. ‪

Compiled and written by @waitatiri at @EnglishTips4U on Saturday, June 23, 2012

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