A few Australian words:

 

  In Australia

In South Africa

W
 'just now' means now ...............
'just now' means later
W
  bottle shop................................
liquour store
W
  shonky.......................................
not above board, illegal
  see you later (even though.....
you may never see them again)

X
good bye
X
x
  Where do you live?..............
  Where do you stay?
(only for    holidays)
Where do you live/stay? (stay also for holidays)
  heaps........................................
a lot
  unit.............................................
flat
  barbecue..................................
braai
  Weber.....................................
Hot rock
  so fun........................................
such fun
  no worries................................
no problem
  ute.............................................
bakkie
  lounge.......................................
couch
  lounge room.............................
lounge or sitting room
  lollies.........................................
sweets
  shemozzle................................
confusion
  she'll be right ........................... don't worry
  cross fingers............................ hold thumbs

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