Southern Slang Quiz: Can You Actually Get A Perfect Score?

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Southerners, please step right up!

Prove that you're a true Southerner by translating the traditional Southern phrases in this quiz and giving the meaning to Southern words.

 Mar 19, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this Southern phrase: Eyeballs are ....................
floating
running
swimming

2 of 18Pick your answer!

Translate this Southern phrase: Off like a herd of turtles
Very successful
Not off to a great start
Surprising your critics

3 of 18Pick your answer!

Fill in the blanks of this Southern phrase: Snake in the ............
bushes
grass
swamp

4 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this Southern phrase: Be able to see ...................
Easter
New Year's
Christmas

5 of 18Pick your answer!

Translate this Southern phrase: Hissy
Patient person
Tantrum
A car that won't start

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Fill in the blanks of this Southern phrase: Squeeze a quarter so tight the .......... screams
eagle
baby
toddler

7 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this Southern phrase: You're barking up the wrong .................
tree
mountain
chimney

8 of 18Pick your answer!

Translate this Southern phrase: Give me some sugar
Give me a compliment
Give me a hug
Give me a kiss

9 of 18Pick your answer!

Fill in the blanks of this Southern phrase: Run with the ............ dogs
big
rich
lonely

10 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this Southern phrase: Aren't ........... precious?
you
I
we

11 of 18Pick your answer!

Translate this Southern phrase: Get the short end of the stick
Be a victim of crime
Be lied to
Get cheated

12 of 18Pick your answer!

Fill in the blanks of this Southern phrase: Rode ................ and put away wet
hard
fast
easy

13 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this Southern phrase: ............ your horses
Whip
Hold
Love

14 of 18Pick your answer!

Translate this Southern phrase: Fly off the handle
Go broke
Totally lose it
Get lost

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Fill in the blanks of this Southern phrase: If the ........... don’t rise
river
creek
stream

16 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this Southern phrase: Bless your .....................
heart
face
life

17 of 18Pick your answer!

Translate this Southern phrase: Fixin' to
About to
Reluctant to
Obligated to

18 of 18Pick your answer!

Fill in the blanks of this Southern phrase: Nervous as a .......... cat in a room full of rocking chairs
fluffy
long-tail
clumsy
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