To the untrained ear, Australian, New Zealand and South African accents are rather similar. A New Zealand accent is easy to recognize, however, by its high pitch, unusual vowel sounds and the speaker's choice of expressions. Part 2 of our series.
What could be more unusual, and more heartwarming, than a team from a tropical developing country participating in the Winter Olympics? After a 12-year wait, the Jamaican bobsleigh team is now back — thanks to a lot of help from internet users.