Living in

Map of Australia

Useful phrases

  • Good morning – common greeting in the morning
  • Good afternoon – common greeting in the afternoon
  • Good evening – common greeting in the evening
  • G'Day – Australian expression for Good Day
  • How are you? – used when you first meet someone
  • Goodbye – used when you part company
  • Thank you – it is considered polite to use this regularly at home and at school. Use to thank those who have helped you or have done something for you
  • May I help you? – used to offer help to your homestay family members