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

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How well do you know Canadian slang?

Can you tell what Canadian slang terms really mean? Take this fun but challenge quiz on the terms the Canadian locals use!

 Nov 06, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "eh" mean?
No
Eight
Meant to ask comprehension, continued interest, agreement

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does a "loonie" describe?
Duck
A crazy person
Coin

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What are "Timmies"?
Tim Hortons donut chain
Molasses cookies
Chocolate sprinkles on ice cream

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a "double-double"?
Regular coffee with two creams and two sugars
A double helping of cheese on fries
A burger with two beef patties

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What major Canadian city does "the 6ix" describe?
Toronto
Vancouver
Calgary

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a "two-four"?
A pack of cigarettes
A full day
A case of beer

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does a "toque" describe?
a scarf
A glove
A hat

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What the is Canadian slang word for soft drinks?
Pop
Coke
Soda

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "zed" describe?
The letter "Z"
Zero
A type of toboggan

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "klick" measure?
Yards
Miles
Kilometers

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What kind of person does "keener" describe?
An overly enthusiastic person
A sad person
A shy person

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If there's a "kerfuffle" that means there's:
A high level of organization
Peace and quiet
A commotion or fuss

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What are athletic shoes called in Canada?
Tennies
Kicks
Runners

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

""Pencil crayons" describe what writing implement?
Markers
Colored pens
Colored pencils

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What are "snowbirds"?
Canadians who head south during the winter
A type of Christmas cookie
A type of pigeon

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"True" also means what?
No
Wait
OK

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What's Canadian slang for a couch or sofa?
Credenza
Davenport
Chesterfield

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What do Canadians call it when they're waiting in line?
Rowing
Chaining
Queuing
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Are you a good Canadian citizen or do you wish to be one? Do you love the history of this amazing country? Can you pass for a Canadian and, if so, can speak like one? If you said "yes," you should be able to answer these difficult questions regarding the Canadian lingo that has shaped the Great White North from day one!

Like most places, Canada has a language all its own! Sure, the locals speak English and French (those are the official languages of our neighbors to the North), but Canadian citizens have a language all their own within those languages. If you were to go to Canada, would you know what the locals meant when they asked you for a "loonie," or told you to meet them at "Timmies" in the "6ix"? Do you know what "eh" means or what means to order a "double-double"? Do you know what a "klick" describes? If you said "yes" to any of those questions, and you think you have what it takes to master Canadian lingo, this is quiz for you, "eh"?

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