English as used in the antipodes; that is, in either or both of Australia and New Zealand.

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Who speaks about crickeders? [duplicate]

Somebody tweeted: Swann. Among many good traits, he always spoke about crickeTers not #crickeders bit.ly/196Vsxb This was retweeted by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack. I don't get it. What's the ...
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What's the origin of “dinkum”?

Dinkum as a noun means work, especially hard work. As an adjective, like fair dinkum, it means honest or genuine. Other than saying it's chiefly Australian and New Zealand, the OED simply says ...
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Is “early mark” only used in Australia and New Zealand?

What countries is "early mark" used in? It means being let out of something, typically school, early. onelook.com only reports it being mentioned in Urban Dictionary, and it doesn't have information ...
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Dinky cars (toy cars)

I came across this term while proofreading an unpublished poem by an Irish poet. The context is not important so I'll just say that it is clear that it means “toy cars”. I Googled the term and see ...