The Conversation has a piece in response to the article that was in the Age the other day by the Frenkel fella.
The original article seems to have hit a nerve, if not outright annoyed, a number of academic types. 210 more words
It’s one of the best accents out there… right? That and the British accent. And now the origins of the Australian accent can be attributed in part to the drunkenness of the nation’s early European settlers. 69 more words