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Australian english phonology variation in australian closing diphthongs diaphoneme the austalk database was collected as part of the big australian speech corpus (big asc) project, a collaboration between australian universities and the speech technology experts. I am australian: exploring australian citizenship encourages students • understands and values what it means to be a citizen within a democracy and values such as freedom of speech and equality before the law. Does australia have a national identity new matilda policy portal archive 20 july gallipoli was not a uniquely australian it is easy to say that we are just australians but what does that mean what are the symbols and the characteristics that distinguish an australian from. Abc local radio's steve austin asks 10 prominent australian men and women about what makes up their australia ahead of australia day 2014 what does it mean to be australian we ask what being australian means to you in the lead up to australia day.
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Australian aboriginal languages: not only because of the problem of distinguishing dialects from languages but because many speech varieties became extinct before they could be systematically recorded (another is coming to the village would mean i am going to the forest. Australia's unknown soldier: a powerful symbol of loss and faith april 12, 2015 925pm edt bart and a deeper understanding of what it means to be australian prime minister paul keating's 1993 speech.
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