Maine Lingo - It's A Thing. Do You Know These 19 "Typical" ME Things?

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Caution: It's "wicked" hard!

Ace this tricky 19 question Maine trivia and lingo quiz to prove that you know the Pine Tree State’s Lingo like only a local can! Good luck!

 Nov 11, 2019

1 of 19Choose Your Answer!

When you sit down to eat in the evening, you're about to eat which meal?

2 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Tommy wanted me to tell you he can't make it today. He's just:
Right out straight
Right in dodge
Left completely swamped

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Out-of-staters might give you a weird look if you ask if they want some "steamers," AKA:

4 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Don't forget your scarf today. It's _____ cold out.

5 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Tourists are always trying to get to Bar Harbor. But they seriously can't pronounce it. It's:
Bar Heever!
Bah Hahbah!
Bear Harbor!

6 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Which of these combinations is a true Maine dish?
Apples and spaghetti
Cinnamon and chili
Beans and brown bread

7 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Can you just pull into the _____ for a second? I'll be out in a minute!
Door way
Door yard
Yard slide

8 of 19Choose Your Answer!

It's always interesting to see how other states do ______. No one comes close to ours!!
Turkey Ruebens
Shrimp and Grits
Lobster Rolls

9 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Sometimes when you ask for directions, a Mainah is just going to tell you:
“You can’t do that in a day.”
“You can’t get there from here.”
“You can’t go that direction.”

10 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Don't take offense if a Mainah calls your baby _____. It's a compliment!!

11 of 19Choose Your Answer!

You consider Maine's unofficial, but totally true, motto to be:
“We’re definitely the best state.”
“The way life should be”
“The only way to live”

12 of 19Choose Your Answer!

A person from "away" is a(n):

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No, I'm not talking about that West Coast city in Oregon, I mean _____ Maine, obviously!

14 of 19Choose Your Answer!

The state's official dessert is blueberry pie, but a popular treat is:
Key Lime pies
Pumpkin pies
Whoopie pies

15 of 19Choose Your Answer!

If your friend wants to grab some "Italians" for lunch, you know you'll be eating:

16 of 19Choose Your Answer!

"Wear your thickest boots today, there's a lot of _____ on the trail!"

17 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Which of these famous novelists calls Maine home?
Nicholas Sparks
Stephen King
Nora Roberts

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If your friend tells you that they're really in a "guam," you know that translates to:
They're in a spot of trouble
They just had a great streak of luck
They're in a pleasant situation

19 of 19Choose Your Answer!

Move away from the ______ State? No way! I'm a Mainah for life.
Pine Tree
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Maine locals only - no transplants! Maine is an amazing place to live in! Can you keep up with the lingo like all of the locals? Or do you need your own translator? The Maine pride is real! Do you know all about the locals' favorite foods, sports teams, slang words, hangout spots, and more? Are you a true Maine local? It's time to show you know all about the amazing place that is Maine by answering these educational and insightful trivia questions. It's time to prove that you know its food, culture, and many landmarks! How many do you really know? Let's find out! Sit back, relax, access your memory banks to answer these tricky questions about the things that make this great place what it is! Do you know what the heck steamers actually are? What about Italians? Or even those pesky flatlanders? Do you know what is means to get your "buzz on" or what "honkin" means? Do you enjoy eating beans with brown bread, lobster rolls, red snapper hot dogs, Humpty Dumpty chips, whoopie pies, and blueberries? Can you actually name all the famous lighthouses in the state? Do you shop at the local Hannaford supermarket? Do you love wearing L.L. Bean apparel? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, then you're definitely prepared and ready to answer a lot more fun and challenging questions about Maine culture. We promise you'll learn a lot along the way and get to show off your local pride with all your friends at the end of this quiz. If you think you're enough of a Maine scholar to answer all these brainy questions, hit the play button now and step up to the challenge.