Brooklyn Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Know?

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Are you proud to be from Brooklyn? Then prove it!

Ace this quiz about Brooklyn food, culture, and slang to prove you're a true native or local. It might be harder than you think! No cheating.

 Dec 18, 2018
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If you're here, chances are you're a Brooklyn native, enthusiast, transplant, or frequent visitor. Maybe you have friends that live there, or family, or maybe you're just among the 2.6 million people who get to call Brooklyn home! Brooklyn is the most populous borough of New York City's five boroughs, so there's definitely something about it that makes people want to stay! Famous sites here include the Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn brownstones, Brooklyn Borough Hall, Coney Island, just to name a few!! That's not even getting started on all the amazing food in Brooklyn, like one dollar pizza slices and pretzels from street vendors, fantastic bagels (due to water sourced from the Catskills Mountains), and of course, refreshing beer! It's all great as long as you can pronounce all of Brooklyn's tricky-to-pronounce street names. And yeah, there are a few tongue twisters. You'll need to know ALL of that information and then some if you want to have any chance of passing this eighteen question trivia quiz, written specifically about Brooklyn, New York. There's no sliding by if you don't know a whole lot about Brooklyn! You'll have a hard time passing the quiz, let alone acing it.

If that last bit scared you off a little bit... as in, maybe you're not as much of a Brooklyn expert as you think you are, then don't sweat it! Women.com has quizzes on dozens of U.S. cities and states. So no matter where you call home (Brooklyn or not), you can definitely take a fun quiz about your home. There really is nothing like looking back upon fun times spent in your hometown. So go ahead and start this fun quiz about Brooklyn... if you dare! Good luck!