learn a bit of KIWI

Asterix

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I've heard them all Mr B,and could add a lot more to the list,I sometimes wish I had a translator with me for some areas of the UK I visit. I'm pretty certain that list was compiled by an Aussie...one of their favourites being "all hands on dick".
Got me thinking now,might get fush and chups for tea tonight!
 

trevskoda

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You want to be up country here as a translator would be required from town to town.
Common one for adds selling cars is,in gud codisin. 😂 or windys for windows stains for stones.
 

Robmac

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Funny you say that as I get mistaken as a SA by people from SA! To my ear a kiwi accent is closer to SA than Aus.
I worked with many Kiwis in London, there were quite a few on the IT scene. They like to work hard and play hard.

I subsequently worked with a bloke from Zimbabwe. The first time I heard his accent I asked if he was from New Zealand or South Africa. He didn't mind the NZ comparison but was very offended at being compared to a South African to say the least!
 

st3v3

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I was working with a Kiwi, looking in the back off his car for something.

"It's in the middle box mayte "

In his boot two plastic boxes, and one metal one.

"I'm still none the wiser Bryan!"
 

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