New England Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do YOU Actually Know?

Think you know New England slang words? Let's find out!

liz, ., east coast, sailing, ocean, adrift
STX Films
 Jul 07, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!


When a New Englander says "ayuh" what do they mean?
Yes
What
No

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!


If someone's swinging by the packie, what are they picking up?
Liquor
Groceries
Flowers

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!


What is a Hoodsie Cup filled with?
Juice
Ice cream
Liquor

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!


If someone's banging a uey, what are they doing?
Hitting their head
Stealing a car
Making a U-turn

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!


What's another word for tourists?
Tree creepers
Leaf peepers
Peeping toms

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!


What's another name for a water fountain?
A spring
A bubbla
Sparkler

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!


If someone's very daring, they've got a lot of ______.
fury
moxie
jumpstart

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!


If you're stuck behind a reckless driver, you might shout:
Dagnabbits!
Masshole!
Sailor!

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!


To you, sipping on a "frappe" is the same as sipping on a _______.
Milkshake
Coffee
Grenada

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!


What does "carriage” refer to?
A basket
A shopping cart
A baby car seat

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!


What is candlepin bowling?
Bowling with small pins and a small ball
Basketball
Outdoor bowling

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!


What is a fluffernutter?
A sandwich made with peanut butter and marshmallow fluff
A type of bird
A derogatory term for a person

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!


Which state is in New England?
Maine
New Jersey
Virginia

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!


What do New Englanders call the colorful round toppings put on desserts?
Toppers
Jimmies
Johns

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!


Which coffee shop is most popular in New England?
Dunkin' Donuts
Caribou Coffee
Starbucks

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!


What professional baseball team is popular in New England?
The Bears
The Boston Red Sox
The White Sox

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!


What term is used for a roundabout?
Loop
Rotary
Turnstile

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!


On the weekends in New England, you might go bargain hunting at a ______.
Tag sale
Yard sale
Garage sale
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