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Diggerspeak

The Language of Australians at War
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Oxford University Press, USA
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Open LibraryOL7393884M
ISBN 100195551826
ISBN 139780195551822

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And some of it scatters and falls on my head;/5. [Introduction]: Australian English has been profoundly affected by Australia's participation in war. This dictionary reveals how much the experience has contributed to the Australian lexicon.

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