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yabbies?

Post by bolueeleh » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:14 am

@frank lee bent seems like someone in KoW has already started to farm yabbies?
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Re: yabbies?

Post by frank lee bent » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:25 pm

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Post by Anchor Moy » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:45 pm

What are yabbies please ? I'm sure I'm not the only one in the dark here.
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Re: yabbies?

Post by frank lee bent » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:46 pm

freshwater crayfish
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Post by Anchor Moy » Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:00 pm

frank lee bent wrote:
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:46 pm
freshwater crayfish
Thanks. :sign17:
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Post by John Bingham » Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:49 pm

Why do some Australians use weird colloquialisms like that when conversing with foreigners? Is it just a plain misunderstanding that nobody else knows what the fuck they are on about or are they just trying to speak in code? Genuine question.
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Re: yabbies?

Post by frank lee bent » Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:07 am

OP is Singaporean, not Australian.
Americans call them crawdads or mud bugs
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Re: yabbies?

Post by rozzieoz » Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:55 am

John Bingham wrote:Why do some Australians use weird colloquialisms like that when conversing with foreigners? Is it just a plain misunderstanding that nobody else knows what the fuck they are on about or are they just trying to speak in code? Genuine question.

There’s no secret code, that’s what they are called lol.


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Re: yabbies?

Post by Seasquatch » Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:17 am

frank lee bent wrote:
Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:07 am
OP is Singaporean, not Australian.
Americans call them crawdads or mud bugs
Crawfish!! in Norlens!!! ;-)
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Re: yabbies?

Post by frank lee bent » Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:35 am

i call them dinner
etouffe' will do
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