goorie


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goorie

(ˈɡuːrɪ) or

goory

n, pl -ries
(Animals) See kuri
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In a Kenny and Goorie episode (BabyTV), the characters recognize that their friend frog is sad by watching his face and wonder why and whether they could help; the oral discourse of these characters helps the audience to build a "theory of mind" and to encourage sociability.
Neither will the occasional error of fact, such as claims that goorie is a pronunciation of koori (p 232), and that goonya, a South Australian word for `white person', derives from the Kaurna word for `excrement' (p 151).(2)