VIDEO: King Parrot's Aussie Language Lesson

Because we’re new to the ways of Australia and the difference in language down under, we recruited King Parrot as our interpreters.

Assuming the roles of our tutors for the day, frontman Youngy and bassist Slatts guide us through some essential phrases and emotions to use in everyday Aussie life – from expressing surprise to picking up girls.

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