Seattle Dialect - It’s A Thing! How Much Of It Do You Know?

Do you speak the Seattle slanguage?

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 Feb 18, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!

Weather report! Seattle gets roughly 37 inches of _____ every year!

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!

If you’re on your way to “Sea-Tac”, where are you heading to exactly?
The capital building
The airport
The football stadium

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!

Of course you're rooting for the Seahawks! You're in Seattle. But what colors do you wear to rep them?

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!

What is the name of Seattle's public market that is famous for its seafood?
Pike Place
Fisherman’s Wharf

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!

TGIF! What local beer are Seattle natives drinking at the bars?
Full Sail
New Belgium
Redhook Ale

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!

If you order a side of "jojos" with your sandwich, then you're expecting some tasty ______ with your lunch!
Onion rings
Potato wedges

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!

Everyone knows Washington State University is actually called _____.

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!

Which of these snow-capped mountains will you find to the south of Seattle?
Mount Olympus
Mount Rainier
Mount Everest

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!

Seattle was the birthplace of which famous rock guitarist?
John Mayer
Jimi Hendrix
Carlos Santana

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!

Maybe, you've been in it a time or two, but which of these Seattle skyline staples is crowded with tourists? All the time!
The Empire State Building
The Space Needle
The Sears Tower

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!

That's right, the rest of the world can thank Seattle for which of these international chains?
Dunkin’ Donuts

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!

What’s the most common way for Seattle locals to cross Puget Sound?
By bridge
By ferry
By water taxi

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!

Uh, yuck! Which of these gross sounding walls really does reside in Seattle?
The Feet Wall!
The Gum Wall!
The Fur Wall!

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!

It’s party time! Which of these is Seattle's biggest annual event?
Puget Sound Day
Seattle Summertime Celebration

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!

The headquarters of which major high tech company is located in Seattle?

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!

Which style of music was actually invented in Seattle?
Grunge rock
Punk rock
Heavy metal

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!

And which of these billionaires does NOT call Seattle home?
Jeff Bezos
Bill Gates
Warren Buffett

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!

If you’re hanging out at Pike Place market, what might get thrown at you?

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!

It's no wonder so many tourists come here. There's no place like the ______ City!
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