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Transcript of kiwi accent
Slang and expressions
Easiest way to distinguish
sh and ch
http://web.ku.edu/~idea/australiaoceania/newzealand/newzealand.htm http://www.new-zealand-nz.net/new_zealand_accent.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_English
highly influenced by
yet another e.g.
Maori words commonly used
Kia Ora! ~ Hello
Haere mai ~ Welcome/ come here
Tu meke ~ Too much
Ka pai ~ Good
Ware ~ House
jafa/jaffa - type of candy
*but also stands for: yet another f* aucklander
** or fantastic (depending on the region, ofc)
mean - it actually means GOOD
cuz (abbreviation of cousin), fulla - bro, fellow
yeah nah - kind of 'yes, isn't it?'
out of the city / remote outback town
pop on over
drive around the bend
when sth drives you crazy
he did a big spit
he threw up
mad as a meat axe
very angry / crazy
he is a bob each way
someone who supports opposing groups to gain maximum benefit