UK English slang terms

Australian vs UK English terms

Some terms that we encountered once moving here.

UK Term Australian Definition
chav council housed and violent. homie is the eqivalent in Australia
ASBO Anti-Social Behaviour Order
aubergine eggplant
off licence (seen on storefronts) Store that is licenced to sell alcohol, but it must not be consumed on the premises. Small corner stores typically have this.
cl centilitres (10 mls).
lettings rentals
asian sub continental
oriental asian
hob electric stove
demerara raw sugar
sort code BSB number