Saturday’s smiles

For the benefit of any Australians who are in Dunedin for tonight’s test, here’s a dictionary to help with translation:

  • Peck – to fill a suitcase
  • Min – male of the species
  • Milburn – capital of Victoria
  • Pigs – for hanging out washing with
  • Pug – large animal with a curly tail
  • Munner stroney – soup
  • Mess Kara – eye makeup
  • McKennock – person who fixes cars
  • Mere – Mayor
  • Leather – foam produced from soap
  • Lift – departed
  • Kiri Pecker – famous Australian businessman
  • Ken’s – Cairns
  • Jumbo – pet name for someone called Jim
  • Jungle Bills – Christmas carol
  • Inner me – enemy
  • Guess – vapour
  • Fush – marine creatures
  • Chups – fried potatoes.
  • Fitter cheney – type of pasta
  • Ever cardeau – avocado

One Response to Saturday’s smiles

  1. MvL says:

    And you’ll probably hear the odd Aussie greeting of……
    “Day… mite… airgun.”

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