Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Boston Street Slang?

Go park the car in Harvard yard!

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 Apr 17, 2017
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Question: 1/12Translate the Boston slang!


If your friends shouted "wicked!" what do they mean?
Scary
Very
Evil

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Something that is "pissa" is?
Good
Bad
Ugly

Question: 3/12Translate the Boston slang!


When you're driving and your friend says "bang up here" what would you do?
A good time
Make a turn
Teeth

Question: 4/12Translate the Boston slang!


What's another name for "The Hub"?
A bar
Boston
City Hall

Question: 5/12Translate the Boston slang!


If you're heading to the "spa" where are you going?
Sandwich/pizza/convenience store
A hairsalon
A locker room

Question: 6/12Translate the Boston slang!


If your neighbor yells "igit!" at the passing hooligans what is she calling them?
A sandwhich
A thingumabob
An idiot

Question: 7/12Translate the Boston slang!


"The Sox" are also known as?
the Boston Red Sox
The White Sox
The park where the Red Sox play

Question: 8/12Translate the Boston slang!


If your mom is making "badadoes" for dinner what are you having?
Potatoes
A popular bar in town
Little kids

Question: 9/12Translate the Boston slang!


You're friend is having a "rippah." What does that mean?
A car crash
Scissors
A crazy party

Question: 10/12Translate the Boston slang!


Who would you call a "Southie"?
Someone who is left-handed
Someone from the neighborhood on the south side of the city in Boston
Someone who isn't very bright

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What does "Barney" mean?
A drunk person
A Harvard student
A purple dinosaur

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What is a "Chowderhead"?
A stupid person
Someone who loves clam chowder
A frat guy
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