Quiz: Can You Pronounce These 20 Words The Midwest Way?

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All day, every day, pronounce them the Midwestern way!

Challenge yourself by taking this difficult quiz about how people from the Midwest pronounce words and see if you know them all!

 Mar 30, 2018
1 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How does the Midwest pronounce caramel?
cara-mel
Car-ml
cay-re-mel
2 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do they say been?
Bin
Ben
Bean
3 of 20Pick Your Answer!
The "Bow" in Bowie knife sounds like _____.
bow as in what you do for royalty
bow as in what you use to shoot arrows
boo as in what you say when you scare someone
4 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Crayon rhymes with _____.
fan
dawn
loon
5 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do people from the Midwest say lawyer?
They say it like loy-er
They say it like lay-er
They say it like law-yer
6 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do Midwesterners say "you all"?
you
Y'all
You guys
7 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Mayonnaise is pronounced like _____.
Man-aze
May-uh-naze
May-naze
8 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How is pajamas pronounced in the Midwest?
Pi-jam-ees
Puh-jam-us
Puh-jah-mas
9 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Pecan is pronounce like _____.
Pee-can
Pick-ahn
Pee-kahn
10 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do they pronounce the word for a fizzy, carbonated drink?
Soda-pop
Pop
Soda
11 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do they pronounce syrup?
Sir-up
See-rupe
Sear-up
12 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Are Mary, Merry, and Marry pronounced the same?
No, Merry is different from Mary and Marry
Yes, all are the same
No, all of them are pronounced differently
13 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do they say foliage?
Fo-lage
Fo-li-idge
Foy-lidge
14 of 20Pick Your Answer!
What is the Midwestern way to say Halloween?
Holl-lo-ween
Hal-lo-ween
Hal-lo-win
15 of 20Pick Your Answer!
"Don't you" is actually _____.
don you
dontcha
don't ya
16 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Picture is pronounced _____.
pick-chur
pitch-er
pick-e-chur
17 of 20Pick Your Answer!
City is pronounced _____.
si-dee
si-tee
si-tie
18 of 20Pick Your Answer!
What does creek rhyme with?
Back
Brick
Leak
19 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How is garage pronounced by Midwestern people?
Gr-ahge
Ga-rahge
Guh-rage
20 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do they pronounce milk?
Melk
Milk
Malk
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