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Differences in Lingo
In the english language, there are several differences in lingo between Australians and Americans.
Here is a list of some of the most popular uses of Aussie lingo, and what they mean.
Chips= French Fries
Fairy Floss= Cotton Candy
Icy Pole= Popsicles
Singlet= Undershirt or tank-top
How y'goin? = How are you?
Heaps= A lot
No Worries= No problem
Good on ya = Good for you
Sheila= A woman
Footy= Australian Rules Football
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