This Three-Minute Clip Will Instantly Teach Anyone How To Speak Australian
First tip: Abbreviate everything.
This "How to Speak Aussie" video has been shared more than 10,000 times in less than 24 hours.
Along with his mate Rhys, Hawkins created the three-minute clip after asking friends on Facebook to provide him with suggestions for different words Aussies abbreviate.
Hawkins told BuzzFeed that he wanted to focus on how Australian slang shows how Aussies are both creative and lazy when it comes to language.
And while the boys seem to really nail the lesson in how to speak Strayan...
...there are one or two questionable words. ;)
However, for anyone still confused, the boys cap off what is a great introduction to the Aussie language with this simple sentence...
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