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emu

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4458 emu
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As a Noun: 1. A large Australian bird with long legs that can run fast but cannot fly. English = emu.

misinterpret, misunderstand, misinterpretation, misunderstanding

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1098 misinterpret1a
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As a Noun: 1. An understanding of something which is wrong. English = misinterpretation. 2. A failure to understand something such as a situation or a person's remarks. English = misunderstanding. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To understand something wrongly. English = misinterpret. 2. To not understand properly what someone says or writes. English = misunderstand.

nephew

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1391 nephew
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As a Noun: 1. The son of someone's sister or brother. English = nephew.

niece

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1367 niece
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As a Noun: 1. The daughter of someone's sister or brother. English = niece.

niece, nephew

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1374 niece-nephew
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As a Noun: 1. A person who is the child of your brother or sister. English = niece (girl), nephew (boy).

oh

Auslan SignbankDictionary#222 oh
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Interactive: 1. Used to express a feeling, such as surprise or joy, in response to something someone has said. Usually used with hearing people who can sign and intended as a visual joke based on the English exclamation 'Oh!'. English = 'Oh, really!'

princess

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1313 princess
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As a Noun: 1. The female member of a royal family, usually the daughter of a king or queen or the wife of a prince. English = princess.

reason

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1497 reason
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As a Noun: 1. The ability people have to think and make judgements. English = reason.

report, school report

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1510 report
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As a Noun: 1. A written, spoken, or signed account of an event or situation. English = report. 2. An official written account of how well or how badly a student has done at school during the term that has just finished. English = report, school report. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To tell people about something that has happened, especially because it is your job or duty to do so. English = report. 2. Of someone, to tell a person in authority about something wrong that they have done. English = report. Note: 1. Some younger signers accept this as an everyday Auslan sign, but the majority of signers, especially older signers, think of this sign as an invented sign (for Signed English in education). They prefer to one of the other signs that match the key word ‘report’ that are also listed in here in Signbank.

sweetheart, sweethearts

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4015 sweetheart
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As a Noun: 1. Someone you love romantically, a boyfriend or a girlfriend. This sign is especially used for young people. English = sweetheart. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be a romantic couple, to be girlfriend and boyfriend. This sign is especially used for young people. English = (be) sweethearts.