Australia Slang

Word cloud Even a drongo can use a dongle! Traveler Tip: If you are uncertain about a particular expression or word, just say, ‘Hang on a moment, I’m not quite sure what you’re on about.’ Featured Words Billabong Makarrata Walkabout Top Faves: Waddaya reckon? Arvo = Afternoon As fit as a mallee bull = Very …

Libraries on the Social Web

Signage: Local author collection Library = A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to. Many libraries are forward-thinking, digitally literate and public-facing. Others are learning. You have to walk before you run. Examples please! spotlights good practices around the …

German = Deutsch

Photo German (Deutsch) is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe. It is the most widely spoken and (co-)official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, South Tyrol (Italy), the German-speaking Community of Belgium, and Liechtenstein; it is also an official, but not majority language of Luxembourg. Major languages which are most similar …


Edit = To prepare material for publication One of our favorite forms of engagement are conversations, chats and practical edits from readers (aka the audience). Questions Can I edit the page directly? = ¿Puedo editar la página directamente? Verbs The Value of Collaboration Google Docs


Verbs Shrug = To raise (one’s shoulders) slightly and momentarily to express doubt, ignorance, or indifference. Elsewhere on the Web Verbs