New Jersey Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do You Know?

Oh you're from Jersey? What exit?

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 Sep 06, 2018
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Question: 1/20Choose your answer!


“Fill it regular, please.” What’s this mean?
What you say to order a soda at a restaurant
What type of coffee you want
How you want your gas tank filled

Question: 2/20Choose your answer!


What do most New Jerseyans call chocolate sprinkles?
Tabithas
Jimmies
Johnnies

Question: 3/20Choose your answer!


What’s “wawa”?
It’s short for water
The sound a crying baby makes
A favorite convenience store

Question: 4/20Choose your answer!


What’s a “hoagie”?
Loaded up nacho fries
A sub sandwich
Someone who’s greedy

Question: 5/20Choose your answer!


What do you use an EZ-Pass for?
Toll Roads
Wawa
Beaches

Question: 6/20Choose your answer!


Now what do you need for access to the beach?
A beach badge
A beach certificate
A beach ribbon

Question: 7/20Choose your answer!


Friendly’s. What’s that?
A second-hand clothing store
A restaurant chain with great ice cream
A coffee shop that specializes in espresso and smiles

Question: 8/20Choose your answer!


What makes Jersey bagels better than others?
Water sourced from the Catskill Mountains
Salt from India
Sugar from the Caribbean

Question: 9/20Choose your answer!


If you’re heading to the beach, you’d say you’re going to __________.
The coast
The shore
The boards

Question: 10/20Choose your answer!


You know what “jughandles” are, but you probably just call them:
U-turns
Whip-arounds
Boomerangs

Question: 11/20Choose your answer!


Gravy. What’s that mean?
It only ever means that sauce you put on turkey
Another name for red pizza sauce
c

Question: 12/20Choose your answer!


What’s another name for a “pork roll”?
A Timmy Ham
A Taylor Ham
A Whole Hog

Question: 13/20Choose your answer!


What city are you referring to when you just say “the city”?
Boston
Trenton
New York

Question: 14/20Choose your answer!


Now, what does “A.C.” refer to?
Automatic Control
Air Conditioning
Atlantic City

Question: 15/20Choose your answer!


What type of person would you call a “piney”?
Someone from South New Jersey
Someone who’s just visiting New Jersey
Someone who went to Princeton

Question: 16/20Choose your answer!


Which holiday is “Mischief Night” associated with?
Christmas
Halloween
Friday the 13th

Question: 17/20Choose your answer!


What are “disco fries” topped with?
Powdered sugar and syrup
Onions and relish
Cheese and gravy

Question: 18/20Choose your answer!


Which American musician from New Jersey is known as “the Boss”?
Johnny Bravo
Paul McCartney
Bruce Springsteen

Question: 19/20Choose your answer!


Who are the “Devils”?
A hockey team
A soccer team
A football team

Question: 20/20Choose your answer!


What is "Scrapple"?
A fried egg dish
A dish of pork scraps combined with cornmeal
A word game with a Jersey twist
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