travel advice & savings
 
SAVE on RAIL PASSES LOWEST PRICES / FREE SHIPPING on orders over $449!
Now use the Trip Planner to:
  • Find and Buy Rail Passes
  • Find and Book Hostels
Already know which Rail Pass you need?
Click here and buy now!
Special Eurotrip Member Savings!
8 replies
Australian Grammer
mb
mb's profile picture
Moderator
ModeratorModeratorModeratorModeratorModerator
Eurotrip Points: 1443
Member: 485
Joined: 01/03/2007
User offline. Last seen 52 min 10 sec ago.

Can anyone suggest websites to practice Australian grammer and slang phrases?

Eat the food, use the wrong verbs, and end up getting charged double.

elly_mac
elly_mac's profile picture
Traveler
TravelerTravelerTraveler
Eurotrip Points: 154
Member: 18578
Joined: 10/14/2009
User offline. Last seen 1 year 25 weeks ago.

.

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA

elly_mac
elly_mac's profile picture
Traveler
TravelerTravelerTraveler
Eurotrip Points: 154
Member: 18578
Joined: 10/14/2009
User offline. Last seen 1 year 25 weeks ago.

http://www.aussiesla…

but looking through it myself, most of what they have put in there you would have a 95% chance of not hearing it.

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA

mb
mb's profile picture
Moderator
ModeratorModeratorModeratorModeratorModerator
Eurotrip Points: 1443
Member: 485
Joined: 01/03/2007
User offline. Last seen 52 min 10 sec ago.

Thanks, elly_mac.

One of my classmates got a scholarship to study there next year and I was explaining that you can’t use some words because you might get hit.

How much is a year (two semesters) of grad school there?

I know someone who got the same scholarship as him ($25,000 USD) and it didn’t even cover tuition in Switzerland. He’s under the impression that tuition will be about $13,000 USD. From what I’ve researched, most universities cost twice that.

Take out taxes and add in room and board, and I think he’ll need a pretty good bit of money of his own.

Eat the food, use the wrong verbs, and end up getting charged double.

jhnrbrts
jhnrbrts's profile picture
Traveler
TravelerTravelerTraveler
Eurotrip Points: 217
Member: 23852
Joined: 03/29/2010
User offline. Last seen 2 years 24 weeks ago.

may this one help you out http://www.onlinegra…

elly_mac
elly_mac's profile picture
Traveler
TravelerTravelerTraveler
Eurotrip Points: 154
Member: 18578
Joined: 10/14/2009
User offline. Last seen 1 year 25 weeks ago.

what kind of course is he wanting to study, and what university is he looking at?

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA

mb
mb's profile picture
Moderator
ModeratorModeratorModeratorModeratorModerator
Eurotrip Points: 1443
Member: 485
Joined: 01/03/2007
User offline. Last seen 52 min 10 sec ago.

He’ll be taking a couple of business courses that will apply toward his MBA here and some international courses. I can’t remember what university. I’ll have to ask him.

Eat the food, use the wrong verbs, and end up getting charged double.

Don
Don's profile picture
Moderator
ModeratorModeratorModeratorModeratorModerator
Eurotrip Points: 28
Member: 59
Joined: 01/03/2007
User offline. Last seen 5 days 10 hours ago.

grammar — unless you meant Australian grandmothers

elly_mac
elly_mac's profile picture
Traveler
TravelerTravelerTraveler
Eurotrip Points: 154
Member: 18578
Joined: 10/14/2009
User offline. Last seen 1 year 25 weeks ago.

grandma?

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA