Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Durham Slang?

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Slang from Durham, North Carolina. If you're a resident of the Triangle Area, give this test a try! Local language.

 Sep 06, 2016

1 of 10Pick your answer!

If someone is "as high as a Georgia pine", they are _____.

2 of 10Pick your answer!

What does the "Triangle area" include?
North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia
Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill
Duke, UNC, and ECU

3 of 10Pick your answer!

What is an "ABC Store"?
A restaurant
A book store
A liquor store

4 of 10Pick your answer!

If you order "Cheerwine", what are you getting?
A Starbucks drink with cherry and alcohol
A birthday cake
A cherry flavored soda

5 of 10Pick your answer!

If you say "I reckon", you mean "________".
I gamble
I am unemployed
I think

6 of 10Pick your answer!

If someone says they're hungry for some "slaw", what do they want?
Slaw's Hot Dogs

7 of 10Pick your answer!

What type of food would you get from "Cosmic"?
Chinese food
Mexican food
Burgers and brats

8 of 10Pick your answer!

If you want "cackalacky", what are you craving?
Peanut butter ice cream
A special North Carolina BBQ sauce

9 of 10Pick your answer!

What is a "Tar Heel"?
Duke's number one enemy and rival
Someone who is from out of state
Someone who walks slowly

10 of 10Pick your answer!

If you say you're "fixin' ta" do something, you mean _____.
you are about to do it
you're morally opposed to doing it
you hate doing it
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