Hawaii *Lingo* - It’s A Thing! Think You Know It ALL?

Are you really a Hawaii local?

liz, Nicole Scherzinger, hawaii, hawaiian
Interscope Records
 Dec 24, 2019
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Question: 1/17Choose your answer!


It's a sign of respect to call people _______... even if they're not related to you!
Auntie and Uncle
Sister and Brother
Grandma and Grandpa

Question: 2/17Choose your answer!


Fry up some _____, pair it with rice, wrap it in nori, and you'll be eating good!!
Bacon
Spam
Poi

Question: 3/17Choose your answer!


Meanwhile, _____ is a raw, marinated dish... that's so good!
Poke
Spam
Kalua Pig

Question: 4/17Choose your answer!


Which of these presidents is from Hawaii and attended Punahou School?
George W. Bush
Ronald Reagan
Barack Obama

Question: 5/17Choose your answer!


On a certain beach in Oahu, you have a view of which of these "items"?
The Brazilian Woman’s Bag
The Portuguese Man’s Shoe
The Chinaman’s Hat

Question: 6/17Choose your answer!


Come winter, you can easily find the biggest shores on:
Honolulu
Kawai
The North Shore

Question: 7/17Choose your answer!


What's considered bad winter weather for Hawaii?
Cold Temperatures
Lots of rain
Snow

Question: 8/17Choose your answer!


A kid's first birthday party is a huge deal, and it's called their _______!
First Party
First Hula
First Luau

Question: 9/17Choose your answer!


You can visit Waikiki and Pearl Harbor on which island?
Maui
Oahu
Molokai

Question: 10/17Choose your answer!


What do you call those shoes you wear to the beach, but also everywhere?
Slippers
Sneakers
Flip flops

Question: 11/17Choose your answer!


Which city on the mainland is sometimes jokingly called the 9th Island?
New York
San Francisco
Las Vegas

Question: 12/17Choose your answer!


Which Hawaiian dish consists of white rice, a hamburger patty, a fried egg and brown gravy?
Manapua
Loco Moco
Malasada

Question: 13/17Choose your answer!


Looking for some fast food? You gotta try _____!
Zippy’s
Anna Miller’s
Maui Tacos

Question: 14/17Choose your answer!


Whenever someone graduates, what can they expect to be covered in?
Confetti
Food
Leis (flowers, candy, and floaties)

Question: 15/17Choose your answer!


What is a Humuhumunukunukuapua'a?
The largest dormant volcano
The official state bird
The official state fish

Question: 16/17Choose your answer!


What's the Hawaiian word for family?
Lā wela
Ohana
Anuenue

Question: 17/17Choose your answer!


If you say your food "broke da mouth", it was:
Very delicious
Super unhealthy
Awful
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