• Alicia Smith
    5 words to do with soil and land requested by fred_mouse on Dreamwidth

    When you study Nyoongar, the sense of country - of boodjar - resonates and permeates through language and your sense of place within it.

    One word that I find particularly evocative and that I've probably mentioned fairly recently is

    Kwongkan - Kwongan. Follow the wikipedia link https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kwongan to learn more about this, well, sandy area of low shrubs, easy passage between hills with the odd tree. Soun...  more