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Ep007: Slang Word “Barbie”

Learn Australian English by listening to this Australian Slang episode on the Aussie English podcast!

In this episode, I am going to tell you what is a ‘barbie’! No, it’s not the plastic doll. Using the term ‘barbie’ is so Australian that it was even featured in a travel ad. Cool, isn’t it?

And for reference, the Paul Hogan ad is below so you can watch, too.

Improve your listening skills today – listen, play & pause this episode – and start speaking like a native English speaker!

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