Paraphrasing Banjo Paterson's ballad 'Waltzing Matillda'
The word 'paraphrasing' means writing or saying something in a different way, with words that make the meaning clearer or easier to understand.
Words from Waltzing Matilda meaning
traveler / man who travels around the countryside
coolibah tree a type of Australian eucalyptus
small cooking pot l
walking around the country side
a jumbuck a sheep
food bag or sack for carrying food
the squatter the farmer who owned the sheep
thoroughbred expensive horse
spirit of a dead person