A small sampling of words I found interesting

Bottle shop-liquor store
Chips-fries
Muesli-granola
Overtaking-passing
Car park -parking lot
Anti clockwise – counter clockwise
Lift – elevator
Que – line, as in what you get in to buy a train ticket for example
Rotter-bad guy
Windscreen – windshield
Eske -cooler
Rubbish – trash
Sunnies – sunglasses
Mates – friends
Toilet – bathroom
Thongs – flip-flops
Take away – take out, as in food
Emu Pass is what the pass is called for automatic payment of tolls on the roads.

I will post separately on coffee. Ordering was not as easy as you’d think!

Australian Vocab

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