Chicago Slang - It's A Thing. Do You Know All This Typical Lingo?

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Blow us away with your Windy City knowledge

Ace this tricky quiz on all things Chicago to prove you’re a true native. Only a real local will be able to achieve a perfect score!

 Apr 14, 2019
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Chicago natives only - no transplants! Chicago is an amazing place to live in! Can you keep up with the lingo like all of the locals? Or do you need your own translator? The Chicago pride is real! Do you know all about the locals’ favorite foods, sports teams, slang words, hangout spots, and more? Are you a true Chicago local? It's time to show you know all about the amazing place that is Chicago by answering these educational and insightful trivia questions. It’s time to prove that you know its food, culture, and many landmarks! How many do you really know? Let's find out! Sit back, relax, access your memory banks to answer these tricky questions about the things that make this great place what it is! Do you have any idea what the Lake Effect is? Do you have an aversion to putting ketchup on a hot dog? Do you still call the Willis Tower the Sears Tower? Are you always hungry for Lou Malnati’s deep dish pizza, Portillo’s Italian beef sandwiches, and Chicago style hot dogs? Do you enjoy attending annual events like The Taste and Lollapalooza? Do you know why they call it the Windy City or the Second City? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, then you're definitely prepared and ready to answer a lot more fun and challenging questions about Chicago culture. We promise you'll learn a lot along the way and get to show off your local pride with all your friends at the end of this quiz. If you think you're enough of a Chicago scholar to answer all these brainy questions, hit the play button now and step up to the challenge.