Quiz: Only A True New Yorker Can Correctly Pronounce These 16 Street Names

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Well that's one way to filter out the tourists!

This quiz is the ultimate test to see if you're a true New Yorker or just a tourist! Can you pronounce all these New York City streets / street names?

 Jan 23, 2018

1 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Houston St
Hues-tun
Hows-tun

2 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Gansevoort St
Gann-zuh-vohrt
Gains-uh-vohrt

3 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Conselyea St
Con-sehl-yuh
Con-suh-lay-uh

4 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Fteley Ave
Fuh-tel-ly
Fell-ly

5 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

New Utrecht Ave
Yoo-trek
You-tretched

6 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Schenectady Ave
Skuh-neck-tah-dee
Skuh-neck-tay-dee

7 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Vesey St
Vee-zee
Vase-y

8 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Middagh St
Mid-day-guh
Mid-daw

9 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Maujer Ave
Moy-jer
Maw-her

10 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Buhre Ave
Bee-yer
Boo-er

11 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Van Wyck Expressway
Vannick
Van-Wick

12 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Joralemon St
Hor-al-em-un
Jer-al-ah-men

13 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Desbrosses St
Dez-brozz
Des-bros-sez

14 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Wyckoff Ave
Why-kawf
Wick-off

15 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

Kosciuszko Bridge
Ko-shoos-ko
Kosh-zko

16 of 16Choose the correct pronunciation!

DeKalb Ave
Dee-kal
Dee-kalb
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Are you a true New Yorker? If so, you should be able to pronounce these commonly mispronounced New York City street names.

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