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[PDF / Epub] ✅ They're a Weird Mob By Nino Culotta – Fmdmp3.pro Giovanni 'Nino' Culotta is an Italian immigrant who comes to Australia as a journalist employed by an Italian publishing house to write articles about Australians and their way of life for those ItaliGiovanni 'Nino' Culotta is an Italian immigrant who comes to Australia as a journalist employed by an Italian publishing house to write articles about Australians and their way of life for those Italians that might want to emigrate to AustraliaIn order to learn about real Australians Nino takes a job as a brickie's labourer with a man named Joe Kennedy The comedy of the novel revolves around his attempts to understand En.

Glish as it was spoken in Australia by the working classes in the 1950s and 1960s Nino had previously only learned 'good' English from a textbookThe novel is a social commentary on Australian society of the period; specifically male working class society Women mostly feature as cameos in the story with the exception of Kay whose surname is not revealed in the novel who becomes Nino's wife In the novel Nino meets Kay in a.

they're pdf weird ebok They're a download They're a Weird Mob KindleGlish as it was spoken in Australia by the working classes in the 1950s and 1960s Nino had previously only learned 'good' English from a textbookThe novel is a social commentary on Australian society of the period; specifically male working class society Women mostly feature as cameos in the story with the exception of Kay whose surname is not revealed in the novel who becomes Nino's wife In the novel Nino meets Kay in a.

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  1. Colleen O& Colleen O& says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleSeeing as how my father wrote this book what would I think? Hilariously funny and has recently been re published again by Text publishers and a very clever Dad it is the story of Nino who finds himself in the embarrassing situation of trying to communicate with Australians priding himself on the fact that he spoke English But you seethere is English and their is 'English' of the Australian kind


  2. Tien Tien says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob Kindle Most Australians speak English like I speak Hindustani which I don’t In general they use English words but in a way that makes no sense to anyone else And they don’t use our European vowel sounds so that even if they do construct a normal sentence it doesn’t sound like one This made it necessary for me until I become accustomed to it to translate everything that was said to me tw


  3. Marianne Marianne says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleThey’re a Weird Mob is the first book by John O’Grady writing under the pseudonym Nino Culotta and purports to tell the tale of Nino an Italian journalist sent to Australia to write articles about the country and her people for Italians to read Nino has learned English so he shouldn’t have a problem his boss thinks But English Nino finds is not Australian As Nino experiences true Aussie culture in the form of Kings Bloody Cross labouring for a brickie drinking in the pub picking a fight in the street almost being arrested travelling o


  4. Simon McKenzie Simon McKenzie says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleI really enjoyed everything up to the last chapter a light but very funny look at Australian language and culture in the '50sWhat I didn't enjoy was the last chapter when it turned into a piece of propaganda ending with a call to New Australians to assimilate


  5. Jan Jan says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleThis is a funny and clever book I had read it many years ago but I still laughed all over again when I chose it for the Read Around Australia challenge Insightful and accurate about the Australian character it is a forerunner to the delights of comedians like Paul Hogan when he first climbed down from Sydney Harbour BridgeIf only we had migrants like Nino Culotta who so enthusiastically embraced his new life


  6. Cita Firdausy Cita Firdausy says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleHowsthebookgoin' mate orright? orright i exclaimed 35 stars cause it's funny


  7. Luka Luka says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleAnglo guy writes book Wanks on about ocker utopia Tells migrants how they should act While pretending to be an Italian journalistDespite this underlying premise and the nauseating passages that touch on these themes there are some funny and interesting insights into how Anglo Australian men saw themselves in the 50s And I also enjoyed the references to places that I was familiar with a lot of it is set around Bankstown and PunchbowlBut as I said the whole wogface thing Just no


  8. Georgia Georgia says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleLoved it Simple tale of a young Italian man newly arrived in Australia as he gets to know the people and the language Some hilarious comments on our 'version' of English this is one of my favouritesMost Australians speak English like I speak Hindustani which I don't In general they use English words but in a way that makes no sense to anyone else And they don't use our European vowel s


  9. Big Pete Big Pete says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleAs an Aussie I can proudly proclaim this as 'a fair dinkum classic' Sadly hardly anyone under the age of forty says 'fair dinkum' any they're a weird mob is a hilarious tale of a likable Italian migrant named Nino Culotta trying to understand the lingo we spoke Downunder in the '50s and '60s He mixes with bricklayers policemen lifesavers makes friends learns the language engages in fisticuffs gets married and makes a


  10. Ron Ron says:

    Epub fmdmp3.pro í They're a Weird Mob eBook õ They're a MOBI :ò they're pdf, weird ebok, They're a download, They're a Weird Mob KindleTaught me how to eat spaghetti the proper Italian wayLater I found out that the book was actually written by an Irishman and that real Italians over the age of five don't eat pasta that way at allI read this because of the movie which was about Sydney in a time when nothi


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