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"Blimey Charlie, the little bugger bit me!" Welcome, to the Land Down Under and our ocassionally unusual way with words!
54 quizzes and 645 trivia questions.
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  Pardon What Was That Again Pardon, What Was That Again? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
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 28 22
Very Easy
Creedy gold member
Sep 28 22
1216 plays
2.
  Tough Aussie Slang best quiz - 20 questions - 4 mins
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, Aug 25 21
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
Aug 25 21
7750 plays
3.
  Australians Sure Talk Funny best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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, May 15 21
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
May 15 21
9087 plays
4.
  Face Fungus and Laughing Gear best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
"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, Jul 24 13
Average
Nannanut
4474 plays
5.
  Reg Grundies and Sloppy Joes best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
More Aussie craziness. Clothing has its fair share of slang words. What on earth are Reg Grundies?
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Mar 23 22
Average
Nannanut
Mar 23 22
4652 plays
6.
  Real Australian Slang popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, amazoncowgirl, Apr 11 19
Easier
amazoncowgirl
Apr 11 19
6127 plays
7.
  Raw Prawns and Drinking Lizards best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, Feb 13 16
Average
Nannanut
Feb 13 16
4323 plays
8.
  Australian Words and Sayings great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Aug 14 15
Easier
Creedy gold member
1059 plays
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This is a quiz to test your knowledge on Australian slang.
Easier, 20 Qns, slowglass, Aug 22 15
Easier
slowglass
3635 plays
10.
  Pasta Sultan Pepper great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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, Nov 06 12
Very Easy
Creedy gold member
1894 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Oliver just got off the phone to his car insurance company and he's "mad as a cut snake". What does that mean?

From Quiz "I Come from a Land Down Under"




11.
Aussie Strine is confusing to the uninitiated and at first doesn't make a whole lot of sense. But there is a sort of logic behind the words, you just have to find it by matching the words most similar in meaning.
Average, 10 Qns, leith90, Mar 14 20
Average
leith90 gold member
Mar 14 20
338 plays
12.
  True Blue great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Oct 20 18
Average
lones78 gold member
Oct 20 18
2770 plays
13.
  Pardon, What Was That Again 2 top quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Feb 21 17
Easier
Creedy gold member
Feb 21 17
877 plays
14.
  Australian Slang great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Jun 25 15
Average
Creedy gold member
866 plays
15.
  I Mean That in the Best Way Possible top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, leith90, Jul 25 14
Easier
leith90 gold member
1653 plays
16.
  Huh, What Do You Mean? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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!
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Mar 19 11
Easier
Creedy gold member
1292 plays
17.
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 27 16
Tough
1nn1 editor
Nov 27 16
577 plays
18.
  Aussie To English Translation popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Translate some 'off the beaten track' Aussie phrases and slang.
Average, 15 Qns, Bertho, Feb 17 20
Average
Bertho
Feb 17 20
4420 plays
19.
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)
Easier, 15 Qns, odo5435, Jun 18 14
Easier
odo5435
656 plays
20.
  Rat Up a Drain Pipe! - 10 questions - 3 mins
Aussie lingo is great, the visuals it gives you are both alarming and wonderful at the same time. I hope you enjoy this.
Easier, 10 Qns, em1958, Apr 04 19
Easier
em1958 gold member
Apr 04 19
504 plays
21.
  Australianisms 1 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, adzparadox, Nov 20 22
Easier
adzparadox
Nov 20 22
3166 plays
22.
  Take a Break with Some Aussie Slang - 15 questions - 4 mins
Good old Aussie slang. This quiz focuses on words used by both city dwellers and rurals, which are unique to Australia
Easier, 15 Qns, -Kailee-, Aug 29 20
Easier
-Kailee-
Aug 29 20
782 plays
23.
  Average Aussie Lingo Trivia popular trivia quiz - 25 questions - 5 mins
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, Oct 02 20
Average
Engadine
Oct 02 20
3895 plays
24.
  There Are No Snakes in Lisboa popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Aussie strine is known for being as unique as the Aussie animals, and this quiz has both. Prove that you're no galah by matching the idiom to the correct meaning. And just like the title, there are no snakes in this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, leith90, Jul 01 19
Average
leith90 gold member
Jul 01 19
222 plays
25.
  Journey Of Australian Slang - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz has lots of Aussie slang that you'll need to figure out in order to find the answer.
Average, 10 Qns, Fi B, Mar 25 18
Average
Fi B
Mar 25 18
4140 plays
26.
  Another Letter from Tezza popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I had so much fun with "I'd Have Written You a Letter But..." that I thought I'd write another one.
Easier, 10 Qns, tezza1551, Jan 23 10
Easier
tezza1551
736 plays
27.
  Test yourself! Aussie Lingo Quiz - 25 questions - 4 mins
How well do you speak Australian? (or should I say orstraylyan). Remember, you need to answer what the true blue "Australian" definitions are. Find out below how much of an Aussie you are.
Average, 25 Qns, soutee, Nov 23 22
Average
soutee gold member
Nov 23 22
2804 plays
28.
  The Australian Language - 10 questions - 2 mins
There are many good Australian slang quizzes on funtrivia so I thought I should do my duty and create one myself. Have fun and good luck.
Easier, 10 Qns, eelcat, Mar 30 21
Easier
eelcat
Mar 30 21
2098 plays
29.
  Aussie Lingo Fun - 10 questions - 3 mins
Planning a trip to Australia? Here are some words you may want to be familiar with. Good luck, mate!
Average, 10 Qns, Kelvey, Jun 10 22
Average
Kelvey
Jun 10 22
1881 plays
30.
  Australian Lingo popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
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, Jun 05 15
Average
thejazzkickazz gold member
5826 plays
31.
  I Wanted to Write You a Letter, But... - 10 questions - 4 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, tezza1551, May 23 10
Easier
tezza1551
1226 plays
32.
  Take this Aussie Slang Quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
G'day mate! Australians have their own strange 'lingo', so here's a few to try.
Average, 10 Qns, Paul1405, May 25 10
Average
Paul1405
710 plays
33.
  I Come from a Land Down Under - 10 questions - 3 mins
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
Very Easy
ElusiveDream
Aug 06 16
613 plays
34.
  Excuse Me, Do You Speak Australian? - 10 questions - 3 mins
G'day Cobber, beaut day, ain't it? Take a squiz at this and see if you can nut it out! If you understood most of that, you have a good chance with this quiz on Aussie slang.
Easier, 10 Qns, SandyRose1, Sep 24 20
Easier
SandyRose1
Sep 24 20
730 plays
35.
  Aussies Rule! Best Slang Ever - 10 questions - 2 mins
Australia has the best slang terms in the world. See how many you can get right.
Easier, 10 Qns, foxgap, Mar 31 22
Easier
foxgap
Mar 31 22
4360 plays
36.
  Australianisms 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Aug 14 22
Average
adzparadox
Aug 14 22
2341 plays
37.
  More Aussie Lingo - 15 questions - 4 mins
Australian slang or 'strine' as it's colloquially known, is a 'beaut' language. Can you pick the meanings of the Aussie words or sayings in the following multiple choice questions?
Average, 15 Qns, Engadine, May 05 22
Average
Engadine
May 05 22
2254 plays
38.
  Aussie's Rule: Best Slang Ever (Part 2) - 10 questions - 2 mins
More wonderful words from our friends down under. Let's see how many of these you know.
Easier, 10 Qns, Foxgap, Sep 15 19
Easier
Foxgap
Sep 15 19
3642 plays
39.
  Learn to Speak Like an Aussie - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ever wanted to speak like an Aussie? Well here are a few words and phrases that will help get you started!
Easier, 10 Qns, aaronjunior, Oct 29 11
Easier
aaronjunior
877 plays
40.
  Australian Colloquialisms - 10 questions - 3 mins
Do not be deterred! This quiz gives an insight into Australian slang. It is a bit of fun and you may learn some interesting terms commonly used Down Under.
Average, 10 Qns, miker68, Dec 10 16
Average
miker68
Dec 10 16
437 plays
41.
  Average Aussie Slang Trivia - 10 questions - 3 mins
Let us do the Aussie Slang Thang. Test your knowledge of Australia's favourite export: our language. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, Hallic, Aug 27 18
Average
Hallic
Aug 27 18
4666 plays
42.
  Strine Time! - 25 questions - 5 mins
Aussie lingo, Australian slang 'strine' is colourful and often politically incorrect! Can you pick the meanings of the Aussie words/sayings in the following (almost) A to Z, multiple choice, quiz? With thanks to the "Macquarie Dictionary".
Average, 25 Qns, Engadine, Aug 01 22
Average
Engadine
Aug 01 22
1913 plays
43.
  Raw Prawns and Dead Horse - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is all about Aussie lingo. See how much of it you understand!
Average, 10 Qns, Sallyo, Jun 26 21
Average
Sallyo
Jun 26 21
1166 plays
44.
  Australianisms - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, Feb 02 19
Average
support5
Feb 02 19
1656 plays
45.
  Aussie Facts 1 - 10 questions - 2 mins
In Australia they have weird names for things!
Easier, 10 Qns, mempalm, Jan 17 21
Easier
mempalm
Jan 17 21
3552 plays
46.
  Much More Aussie Lingo - 10 questions - 3 mins
Strine, the Aussie vernacular, has brought forth some beaut sayings, definitions of words etc. Can you correctly guess the meanings of the following from the description given? All multiple choice.
Average, 10 Qns, Engadine, May 15 22
Average
Engadine
May 15 22
2154 plays
47.
  Aussie lingo, then and now - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are a few questions relating to Australian English. They represent a mix of origins and crossovers from 'Old World' dialects and Aboriginal terms to relatively new words and their constantly evolving definitions.
Average, 10 Qns, boofhead54, Jun 12 21
Average
boofhead54
Jun 12 21
591 plays
48.
  Colourful Aussie Lingo! - 20 questions - 4 mins
Strine, Aussie slang, it can be colourful, without being blue! And that's just what this quiz is all about. Aussie slang that includes a colour! Avagoyamug!
Tough, 20 Qns, Engadine, Oct 19 16
Tough
Engadine
Oct 19 16
1706 plays
49.
  Australian Colloquialisms Part 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is the 2nd quiz on common Australian slang terms, giving an insight into a unique vocabulary. It is a bit of fun, all prepared to help you remember interesting terms commonly used Down Under.
Average, 10 Qns, miker68, Dec 12 16
Average
miker68
Dec 12 16
372 plays
50.
  Great Aussie Insults - 15 questions - 6 mins
The Aussie version of the English language is famous for the great variety of it expression. Here are some great Aussie Insults - all you have to do is fill in the missing word, mate!
Average, 15 Qns, dgcox, Jun 08 18
Average
dgcox
Jun 08 18
2044 plays
51.
  Aussie A's (Strine That Is!) - 10 questions - 4 mins
Our Aussie vernacular, 'strine', is generally specific to just the island continent! Can you pick the strine in the following (mostly multiple choice) questions?
Average, 10 Qns, Engadine, Dec 30 11
Average
Engadine
1525 plays
52.
  Australian Colloquialisms - Part 3 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This 3rd quiz on common Australian slang terms, gives an insight into a unique vocabulary. It is a bit of fun, all prepared to help you remember interesting terms commonly used Down Under.
Average, 10 Qns, miker68, Jan 23 17
Average
miker68
Jan 23 17
282 plays
53.
  Much, Much, More Aussie Lingo! - 10 questions - 3 mins
'Auspeak' is a colourful language - often confusing to those from other countries. Can you pick the meaning of the given descriptive term from the multiple choice answers? Good onya!
Average, 10 Qns, Engadine, Jan 05 12
Average
Engadine
1836 plays
54.
  Aussie Slang Change A Word - 15 questions - 10 mins
Add a given letter as a prefix/suffix to the first slang word and you get the second slang word. The Macquarie Dictionary slang definitions of both words are given. Remember, this is Aussie slang according to the Macquarie Dictionary!
Very Difficult, 15 Qns, Engadine, May 18 04
Very Difficult
Engadine
825 plays
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