Mats Lorenzon

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Australian slang is not dying, it's making its way up in the world

Monica Dickens was visiting a Sydney bookstore to do a signing. Like her great grandfather – Charles – she was a writer. From the pile for sale …

How to speak Australian: The evolution of the Aussie accent

A Queensland linguistic researcher believes Australians have learnt to embrace their broad national accent and that "bogans feel solidarity" in the …

How 'slanguage' helped form a new national identity

THEY CALLED IT 'slanguage'. A unique language developed by soldiers on the front during World War One. It was a creative fusion of Australian slang, …

7 words you should avoid using about women in the workplace

Australian of the Year and former Army chief David Morrison wants Australians to stop using the word 'guys' in the workplace because, he says, it is …

Australian Citizenship Test

You can shove your citizenship test up your poxy date. No one has the right to decide what being Australian is. I was born here and I have no idea. …