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

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Are you a true Philly local?

From the word "grinder" to "you guys" to the pronunciation of water, this quiz covers all types of words from Philly.

 Feb 05, 2018
1 of 20Pick the correct answer!
What does "CHOP" stand for?
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Creative Hands of Pennsylvania
Craftful Heroes of Piracy
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People from Philly love eating this yummy pastry:
Eagles
Fluffia
Gunnali
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Philadelphians refer to Italian ice as:
Water ice
Liquid gold
Mummer
4 of 20Pick the correct answer!
How do Philly folks pronounce "didn't"?
Die-dent
Dint
Do-dah
5 of 20Pick the correct answer!
"Whiz" refers to which Philly staple?
Cheese melt on top of a cheesesteak
Maple syrup
Craft beer
6 of 20Pick the correct answer!
If someone says "That boul over there has on fresh kicks," they're talking about a:
Guy
Girl
Senior citizen
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If someone from Philly asks: "Where’s the nearest MAC machine I need to get out money?" what are they referring to?
A grocery store
A Money Access Center (ATM)
A gym
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Mütter is the name of a well-known Philly medical ________.
Museum
Bar
Coffee shop
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If someone asks you to "pass the gravy" in Philadelphia, you'd give them the:
Red sauce
Hot sauce
Noodles
10 of 20Pick the correct answer!
Sprinkles are known as ______ in Philadelphia.
Hudsons
Grave marks
Jimmies
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To greet someone in Philly, you'd say:
Yo
Hola
Greetings
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How would Philly natives address a group of people?
You folks
Y'all
Youse
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These are the beaches on the New Jersey coast and are the most popular vacation destination for Philadelphians.
Side
Sea
(Jersey) Shore
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Not everyone pronounces "water" the same! How would Philadelphians say it?
Wah-tear
Wooder
Wah-tour
15 of 20Pick the correct answer!
If you order a Philly cheesesteak "wit" you'll get...
A cheesesteak with extra cheese
A cheesesteak with bacon on top
A cheesesteak with onions on top
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A "Jawn" describes....
A little kid
A long yawn
Pretty much anything
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What comes in a "coffee regular"?
Coffee with cream and sugar
Black coffee
Coffee with cream
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What is "Wawa"?
A baby
Convenience store
Water
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In Philly, "Scrapple" describes what?
Scrabble
A loaf made of pork scraps, cornmeal, etc.
Hopscotch
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The "700 Level" has to do with...
The Philadelphia Eagles
The Comcast Center
Philly Cheesesteaks
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