Another one we use is bunker, meaning kitchen bench. I only started phasing that one out when I moved out of home.
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After moving from QLD to NSW, DS of course had to start at a new school. His new teacher struggled to answer his questions about tuckshop (canteen) and parade (assembly) as she had no idea what those terms were..lol.
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I'm in WA and I have no idea what a Dagwood dog or a Pluto Pup is???
11-04-2013 06:41 #256
It's a hot dog in batter, deep fried. Yum!! (on a stick)
We have kebabs here... "I went out Saturday night and ended up walking home with a dirty great big kebab"... where I used to live had a very heavy muslim population, and I swear we had the best kebabs in Australia.. now that we've moved, they're sub-standard.. I'm full of regret
Everyone says nappies right, they don't say diapers?
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11-04-2013 07:04 #257Senior Member
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This is why I don't ask my father questions.
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The traditional pronunciation was always 'forrid' (to rhyme with horrid), but apparently it changed somewhere around the turn of last century, and is now more commonly pronounced as per the spelling.
Both are viewed as correct, although forrid is more common in elderly speakers, and four-head the usual modern pronunciation. So there we go...
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