In today’s lesson you’ll learn a bunch of different Aussie expressions to use in order to respond to good news or bad news that someone may tell you.
These responses include questions, which prompt the person telling you the news to explain what happened.
- Are you kidding?
- Are you joking?
- Are you serious?
As well as the following expressions, which simply convey that you are impressed or shocked by the news.
- No way
- Far out
- Fair dinkum!/Fair dinkum? (can be a question or a statement)
Come over to the Aussie English Facebook page and chat to the many other Aussie English learners. Practice a few of these words or phrases, ask any questions you may have, and be a part of the conversation! All the best guys!