No, It’s Not Gibberish - It’s Texas Lingo! How Many Words Do YOU Know?

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A true Texan can ace this quiz! And if you don't, well, bless your heart.

Take this ultimate quiz about Texas food, culture, and slang to prove that you're a real local. Don't even think about cheating! You up to it?

 Dec 15, 2018

1 of 21Pick Your Answer!

Don't y'all try lying to your mama now. She won't fall for it!
Yeah, this ain't her first rodeo!
Yeah, this ain't her second rodeo!
Yeah, this ain't her last rodeo!

2 of 21Pick Your Answer!

Texas high school kids love giving and receiving ______, which are very large, very elaborate corsages.
Flower crowns
Flower bracelets

3 of 21Pick Your Answer!

A true Texan says ________ to a group of people!
"Hey, y'all!"
"What's up, bros?"
"Hey, you all!"

4 of 21Pick Your Answer!

If a Texan says someone is "all hat and no cattle," what does that mean?
They're very mean
They are way too smart
They're all talk and can't deliver!

5 of 21Pick Your Answer!

What might you say to someone gossiping about others?
Stop being mean!
Don't be angry!
Quit being ugly!

6 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"I'm fixin' to go out tonight!" means __.
I might go out!
I'm getting ready to go out!
I don't want to go out!

7 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"I was really nervous but you were as calm as a ____ bug!"

8 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"Quit saying those ugly things or I'll make you leave! You're really ______."
Raisin' Cain!
Raisin' Lazarus!
Raisin' cattle!

9 of 21Pick Your Answer!

Sometimes, a huge field of blooming ________ is just too pretty to pass by!

10 of 21Pick Your Answer!

Someone who's VERY angry is:
Grumpy as a mother hog!
Madder than a wet hen!
Angrier than a rodeo bull!

11 of 21Pick Your Answer!

If you don't trust someone, you'd say:
"He can't even grow his own corn!"
"Even the hens won't lay eggs for him!"
"I wouldn't trust him any farther than I could throw him!"

12 of 21Pick Your Answer!

Why wouldn't you want to do something that'll go "until the cows come home?"
Because it'll take years!
Because it'll take only a few minutes!
Because it'll take all day!

13 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"I thought I lost the tv remote, but there it was, sitting on the table in front of me bigger 'n' Dallas!"
Aw, it was broken!
It was right in front of you the whole time!
Yeah, remotes always try to hide from you.

14 of 21Pick Your Answer!

If Bigfoot lives in the Pacific Northwest, and the Jersey Devil lives in the Pine Barrens, then the ______ must live in Texas!

15 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"I can't even believe he said that! It was so rude. Threw me right into a gosh darn ______!"
Grump fit!
Conniption fit!

16 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"Yeah, you definitely _______!"
Bopped a pig's snout!
Flew off the handle!
Tipped a cow over!

17 of 21Pick Your Answer!

________ may sound like encouragement, but you might not want to seem so happy to be on the receiving end!
"Bless your heart"
"Bless your soul"
"Bless your spirit"

18 of 21Pick Your Answer!

A Texas country fried steak meal is never complete without the:
Cornbread, of course
Gravy, of course
Green beans, of course

19 of 21Pick Your Answer!

Someone who's really attractive is called:
A looker!
A cute bluebonnet!
A tall glass of cola!

20 of 21Pick Your Answer!

"There's no way I'm going out there in this weather! It's hotter than ______!"
My boots can take
Mama's kitchen
All git out

21 of 21Pick Your Answer!

You'll always have so much pride for the ________ in your heart, because nowhere else in the world even comes close!
Lone Star State
Show Me State
Rodeo State
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