The Languages and Linguistics of Australia: A Comprehensive Guide is part of the multi-volume reference work on the languages and linguistics of the continents of the world. The volume provides a thorough overview of Australian languages, including their linguistic structures, their genetic relationships, and issues of language maintenance and revitalisation. Australian English, Aboriginal English and other contact varieties are also discussed.
A series of stunning images from sunrise to sunset that capture the vibrancy, uniqueness and culture of Australia. An intimate portrait of Australia, looking at the people and activities that give it its personality.
Whether one's problem is choosing a seat on public transport, acting passive with the opposite sex, or tiptoeing through the minefields of etiquette, this tongue-in-cheek funny guide to the hazards of Australian social life has just enough truth to keep one amused, and somewhat horrified right to the end.