Quiz: Regional Lingo: My Lawd, That Kybo Is Poky as All Get Out!
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Regional Lingo: My Lawd, That Kybo Is Poky as All Get Out!
By: Nathan Chandler
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About This Quiz

Globalization and the Internet might mean the homogenization of most of our language, but for the moment, regional slang is still a thing. How much do you know about regional slang throughout America?

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When are you most likely to head for the "boonies"?
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Where would you find a "chughole"?
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Why would someone be considered "arky"?
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In Iowa, if you're heading to the "kybo," where are you going?
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Where are snowmobiles called "snow machines"?
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A "whoopensocker" is something that's very, very bad.
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What do you mean if you say something is "mad"?
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In New Orleans, what would you call the road's median strip?
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If you're in the willywags, where are you?
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In which part of the country would you be most likely to get "jimmies" on your ice cream?
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On the East Coast, what would you do with a "creemee"?
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If you're "snoopy," you're what?
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In Colorado, what would you do with a "fourteener"?
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In which part of the country would you most likely catch someone saying something is "hella" good?
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In the North, they might call it a faucet. In the South, it's called what?
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If something is "poky," it's most likely to make you feel what?
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You should be proud if your friends call you "chinchy."
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To what sort of food does the word "jo-jo" refer?
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In the Northeast, you'd use "bufflehead" to refer to what?
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In the Northeast, if you want to reply in the affirmative, you might say what?
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In some places, you don't use a dish cloth. So what do you use?
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"Toad-strangler" refers to what weather phenomenon?
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Why would something be "wicked"?
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In which part of the country would you most likely hear someone use the word "lagniappe"?
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Who's your "hoss"?
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What sort of animal is a "whistle pig"?
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If you want to impress someone of the opposite sex, what might you do?
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Where would you most likely find "snowbirds"?
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"Popskull" is an older regional term for what?
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