Hi! I'm Juliet. I'm ten years old.
The ten pound pom' was the description of those people who emigrated to Australia from Britain between 1945 to 1972. Government Assisted Passage Scheme devised by British and Australian government.Australian government subsidised the fare to only 10 paid by the immigrant. '10 Pom' was born.This is the personal memoir of one of these '10 pound Poms '. His history, the reason for the journey and life in the outback is set down in this book in an informative and interesting way.Included in these memoirs are snippets of living conditions and attitudes. Songs and tales of life. Personal struggles. Interesting information of the layout and job allocation. Risks of the job are many including the fauna and flora dangers that must not be overlooked. Tales of the outback and also tales of the locals and the passions and temperaments of the many interesting characters found in this wild but beautiful country. Enjoy this wonderful tale and dream of the life under the southern skies!
English Rose In The Outback
Lady Daisy Forsythe-York left the army hoping for a new adventure as a doctor in the Outback. She never expected to find it by fainting into the arms of handsome surgeon Oscar Price on her first day!
Oscar isnâ€™t looking for love, but thereâ€™s something about Daisy! And when they spend an unexpected night together, the Outback surgeon ignites all her desires. Could Oscarâ€™s re-awakening of buttoned-up Daisy lead to more than these two guarded hearts ever expected?
A Family For Chloe
Becoming a dad to his niece Chloe changes hot-shot surgeon Felix McLarenâ€™s whole world. Wanting the best for her, Felix heads for the Outback. But nothing about his new life is what he expected, and when beautiful registrar Harriette Jones bonds with him over little Chloe, everything changes.
Harrietteâ€™s determined to focus on her future but Felix and adorable little Chloe pull on her heartstrings. Is it possible theyâ€™re what sheâ€™s been missing all alongâ€¦and that sheâ€™s the final piece to their family?
This book introduces a framework for examining bilingual identity and presents the cases of seven individual children from a study of young students' bilingual identities in an Australian primary school. The new Bilingual Identity Negotiation Framework brings together three elements that influence bilingual identity development - sociocultural connection, investment and interaction. The cases comprise individual stories about seven young, bilingual students and are complemented by some more general investigations of bilingual identity from a whole class of students at the school. The framework is explained and supported using the students' stories and offers readers a new concept for examining and thinking about bilingual identity. This book builds upon past and current theories of identity and bilingualism and expands on these to identify three interlinking elements within bilingual identity. The book highlights the need for greater dialogue between different sectors of research and education relating to languages and bilingualism. It adds to the increasing call for collaborative work from the different fields interested in language learning and teaching such as TESOL, bilingualism, and language education. Through the development of the framework and the students' stories in this study, this book shows how multilingual children in one school in Australia developed their identities in association with their home and school languages. This provides readers with a model for examining bilingual identity in their own contexts, or a theoretical construct to consider in their thinking on bilingualism, language and identity.
This must-have book tells you how to cook everything â€“ from Coopers-style whole baked fish to Nullarbor Ginger Roll and Strzelecki Damper â€“ all in the camp oven. Born and raised in the outback, Jack Absalom is a well-known artist, bushman, raconteur and television personality.
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