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"Blimey Charlie, the little bugger bit me!" Welcome, to the Land Down Under and our ocassionally unusual way with words!   

There are 51 quizzes and 615 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's trivia quiz: Australian Lingo - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 615 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
Tough Aussie Slang

Australia is a country of complete contrasts. Because of the vast distances involved, the difference between the city dwellers and the rural residents is quite noticeable. This quiz will concentrate on the words that are more used by the 'bushies'.
Average (20 qns)
ozzz2002
7311 plays
2
The Wit, Irony and Sarcasm of Australian Nicknames

The best Australian nicknames have some sort of wit or irony about them. Some are sarcastic. It's hard to tell the difference sometimes but it doesn't matter as an Australian nickname is always endearing and a measure of acceptance.
Tough (10 qns)
1nn1
Nov 26 16
258 plays
3
Reg Grundies and Sloppy Joes

More Aussie craziness. Clothing has its fair share of slang words. What on earth are Reg Grundies?
Average (10 qns)
Nannanut
4131 plays
4
Australians Sure Talk Funny

Because Australia is so far from the rest of the world, we have developed our own way of speaking. While it is often confusing to the rest of the world, it really does make sense, (sometimes:).
Average (10 qns)
ozzz2002
8472 plays
5
Raw Prawns and Drinking Lizards

Australians have always had a unique turn of phrase. In this quiz I promise not to come the raw prawn with you. If you are flat out like a lizard drinking you might want to change tack and play.
Average (10 qns)
Nannanut
3969 plays
6
Face Fungus and Laughing Gear

"Never call anything by its given name" seems to be the first rule of Australian lingo. This quiz looks at the odd names Aussies give to body parts and the use made of body parts to describe totally unrelated objects.
Average (10 qns)
Nannanut
4095 plays
7
Pardon, What Was That Again 2

The average Australian sometimes seems to speak a different language entirely to the rest of the world. Can you figure out what they mean with these following terms? Happy translating.
Easy (10 qns)
Creedy
Feb 21 17
426 plays
8
Pardon, What Was That Again?

The average Australian male sometimes seem to speak a different language entirely to the rest of the world. Can you figure out what they mean with these following terms? Happy Translating.
Very Easy (10 qns)
Creedy
Sep 13 16
753 plays
9
Australian Words and Sayings

Australians have a rather unique way of expressing things at times. Here are ten of our words and sayings which tend to confuse people from overseas. Have fun.
Easy (10 qns)
Creedy
756 plays
10
I Mean That in the Best Way Possible

As Trivialand's newest linguistic anthropologist, you have the dubious honour of deciphering a language that has confused and amused non-natives since time immemorial. Don your lairy daks and thinking cap and decipher these gems of Aussie Strine.
Easy (10 qns)
leith90
1290 plays
11
Pasta Sultan Pepper

I'm always highly entertained at the perplexed look on the faces of overseas visitors who hear our accent for the first time. Here are ten examples of same. Good luck!
Very Easy (10 qns)
Creedy
1437 plays
12
Australian Slang

We think it's a perfectly normal way to speak, but overseas visitors tend to look extremely perplexed at some of our typical Australian expressions. How many do you know?
Average (10 qns)
Creedy
564 plays
13
Aussie Slang

This is a quiz to test your knowledge on Australian slang.
Easy (20 qns)
slowglass
3300 plays
14
Australianisms 1

In this quiz you need to work out what a "true blue" is talking about. This is a bit of fun for anyone who would like to understand what an Australian is saying to you. You may learn some interesting facts, or be able to stump your mates. Have fun.
Easy (10 qns)
adzparadox
2769 plays
15
True Blue

You can't fit into the Australian way of life if you don't know the language. Try some of these fair dinkum, you-beaut, true blue idioms on for size!
Average (10 qns)
lones78
2475 plays
16
Huh, What Do You Mean?

Here are some everyday expressions we use in Australia - well if you're a yobbo, that is - that we take for granted but which can prove confusing to visitors. See how many you know. Have fun!
Easy (10 qns)
Creedy
978 plays
17
Real Australian Slang

I've done the Oz Lingo quizzes contributed by non-Australians and I've got to say, most "true blue" Australians don't actually use a lot of the slang mentioned. Here, therefore, are a few expressions that "fair dinkum" Australians really do use.
Easy (10 qns)
amazoncowgirl
5703 plays
18
Aussie To English Translation

Translate some 'off the beaten track' Aussie phrases and slang.
Average (15 qns)
Bertho
4005 plays
19
I Wanted to Write You a Letter, But...

I wanted to write you a letter, but as you are not from Australia, I am not sure if you'll understand what I want to tell you.
Easy (10 qns)
tezza1551
888 plays
20
Let Stalk Strine: Aussie Slang for New Chums

Australian colloquialisms are renowned for their colourful turn of a phrase and clever wordplay. Hopefully, you'll find this small sample amusing and informative. (Aussie is pronounced 'Ozzie'. See the end comments for further explanation of my title)
Easy (15 qns)
odo5435
534 plays
21
Australian Lingo

Here are some common words from our neighbors down-under (me being located in the U.S.). Have fun...Drongos and Dingoes!
Average (10 qns)
thejazzkickazz
5406 plays
22
Aussie Lingo

Aussie lingo, Australian slang or 'strine' as it is sometimes called, is a colourful language. Can you pick the meanings of the Aussie words/sayings in the following multiple choice questions?
Average (25 qns)
Engadine
3675 plays
23
Another Letter from Tezza

I had so much fun with "I'd Have Written You a Letter But..." that I thought I'd write another one.
Easy (10 qns)
tezza1551
621 plays
24
Australianisms 2

Can you work out what these fairly basic Aussie phrases are all about? I hope you can, good luck, and... Aussi, Aussi, Aussi, Oi, Oi, Oi. Hope you have fun. *Please rate this quiz*
Average (10 qns)
adzparadox
2082 plays
25
Aussie's Rule: Best Slang Ever (Part 2)

More wonderful words from our friends down under. Let's see how many of these you know.
Easy (10 qns)
Foxgap
3429 plays
26
Take a Break with Some Aussie Slang

Good old Aussie slang. This quiz focuses on words used by both city dwellers and rurals, which are unique to Australia
Easy (15 qns)
-Kailee-
687 plays
27
Aussie Slang

G'day mate! Australians have their own strange 'lingo', so here's a few to try.
Average (10 qns)
Paul1405
639 plays
28
Aussie Slang

Let us do the Aussie Slang Thang. Test your knowledge of Australia's favourite export: our language. Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
Hallic
4314 plays
29
Australianisms

Over the past 40 to 50 years, Australians have lost a treasury of terms. Television, books, movies and political correctness have all been responsible for giving Aussie kids a whole new language. Just how well do you know true Australian?
Average (10 qns)
support5
1605 plays
30
I Come from a Land Down Under

Planning to visit Australia any time soon? Learn these Aussie slang words and phrases and I'm sure you'll feel right at home on your first day in the Land Down Under.
Very Easy (10 qns)
ElusiveDream
Aug 06 16
489 plays
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