In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
New Zealand, Australian
- While we were studying the display, a man, lavishly bearded in the Darwinian style, said g'day.
- Oh and give Dave a g'day from the guys stuck back here if you see him again.
- So anyway, in comes the proprietor and says g'day to me and his son.
- The new General Manager called in this morning to say g'day.
- So I crossed the road, and said g'day to this strange girl.
- Yeah, they come up and say g'day every now and then.
- Adam told me he was going to walk up to the shop to get some milk and bread, and that he'd say g'day to Dodgy John on his way past.
- The last independent cinema in Clitheroe will say g'day to Australian film fans when it hosts its first film festival - just before it closes down.
- Most soldiers have a soft spot for animals and the majority of soldiers going in for a haircut would say g'day and give the dog a pat.
- That said - welcome back to all who have read this story before, and g'day to the newcomers.
- Then one day, during my last year of school, I called in to say g'day and he offered me an apprenticeship.
- Say g'day and smile and shake your countryfolks' hand.
- We really had a great time in York and hopefully one day soon I will be able to come back and say g'day to everyone again.
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