Jersey Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Actually Know?

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How Jersey are you?

If you grew up in New Jersey or are obsessed with Jersey Shore, you'll have no problem passing this quiz all about various Jersey lingo and slang!

 Mar 07, 2018

1 of 20Pick your answer!

"Coffee" or "cawfee"?
"cawfee"
"coffee"

2 of 20Pick your answer!

What is a "piney" in New Jersey?
Someone who hails from the Southern Pine region of Jersey
Something you call your sibling
A tourist

3 of 20Pick your answer!

What is the "Jersey slide?"
Taking turns at full speed while sliding
Travelling quickly from the left lane all the way to the exit ramp
A type of slip n slide

4 of 20Pick your answer!

How would you pronounce the word "talk"?
"tawk"
"tahk"

5 of 20Pick your answer!

Where is "Brick City" in New Jersey?
New Jersey
Cape May
Newark

6 of 20Pick your answer!

"Devil" is:
a spicy drink
when you're mom packs your lunch
scary creature that lives in the Pine Barren region of New Jersey

7 of 20Pick your answer!

What's your pronunciation preference: "Drawer" or "drahw"?
"drahw"
"drawer”

8 of 20Pick your answer!

What are "jimmies"?
Distant cousins
Sunglasses
Sprinkles

9 of 20Pick your answer!

Who would you call a "Benny'?
A loud, flashy tourist
The zookeeper
The milkman

10 of 20Pick your answer!

What is a "jughandle'?
A gift you give to mom
A type of soda
A traffic circle/ way to make left turns

11 of 20Pick your answer!

"AC" stands for:
Arts and Crafts
Alternate City
Atlantic City

12 of 20Pick your answer!

Who is "the boss"?
Bruce Springsteen
Your mom
The Mayor

13 of 20Pick your answer!

What kind of food is a "ripper"?
A lolli-pop
Beef jerky
A deep-fried hot dog

14 of 20Pick your answer!

How do you pronounce Crayon?
"cray-ahn”
"cran"

15 of 20Pick your answer!

"The city" refers to:
Princeton
Los Angeles
New York City

16 of 20Pick your answer!

What are "disco fries"?
Sweet potato chips
Carrot sticks with sauce
French fries with cheese and gravy

17 of 20Pick your answer!

How would you pronounce the word "water"?
"wooder”
"wah-ter"

18 of 20Pick your answer!

"Down the shore" means:
Going to grandmothers
Down the street numbers
To the beach

19 of 20Pick your answer!

What's "wawa"?
Water
West-coasters
Convenience store

20 of 20Pick your answer!

North Jersey may refer to this kind of sandwich as a "sub", but South Jersey calls it a...
Hoagie
Sammich
Foot-long
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