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Accents: Brits sorting Americans from Australians

A while back, I mentioned that I’m sometimes asked if I’m Canadian. When your accent stands out, people feel free to ask questions. Sometimes I’m fine with it, sometimes I’m tired of it, and sometimes when no one comments I wonder why they haven’t noticed. 278 more words

Americans In Britain

The day you found out you can't speak English.

Colleague, noun, [C] : person you spend most of your lifetime with, to the detriment of your partner or family.

And there, we are, in the outback. 161 more words

All Up in the Club Like...

I am not an only child. But, I am the only girl, and I would like to think that that is somehow much, much worse. Really, I only have one brother, and a half brother who came much later, after I already figured out how to be the only girl. 2,153 more words

Australian Accent

Woman Accidentally Deletes a Lifetime of Photos - Read, listen and learn a little English!

A woman accidentally deleted every digital photo she had ever taken. Amy Molloy lost 2,600 pictures, including those of her late husband. It happened when she transferred her pictures from her ex boyfriend’s…

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Use subtitled movies and TV to level up comprehending and speaking in regional accents

Check out the latest soundcloud for my ABC Radio pop culture segment with Leon Compton on 936 ABC Hobart. This week I’m talking about using subtitles for a film or TV series to level-up your language dialect skills… 852 more words

Media

Silent Disco is too Loud for Salzburg - Read, listen and learn a little English!

The city of Salzburg has refused to renew a licence for a silent disco after complaints that it was too loud and wild. At a silent disco people listen to music on…

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