Georgia Lingo - It's A Thing! How Much Do You Know?

Think you know Georgia? Bless your heart!

Ryan Reynolds, liz, geo, Midwest, nebraska, iowa, male
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 Feb 04, 2020
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer!


Honey, if you’re drinking tea in Georgia, of course it’s _____!
Unsweetened
Oolong
Sweet

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer!


Everyone’s spent some time at Waffle House and you shorten that to:
Waff Houz
Waho
Waffs

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer!


_______ sounds a lot tastier than it is. It’s really just a traffic mess 😭
Noodle Junction
Spaghetti Junction
Ramen Junction

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer!


Don’t let the multiple ______ streets get you all turned around.
Peachtree
Appletree
Crabtree

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer!


Temps are high around here, but some people might say ___ are kept up even higher.
Trucks
Motorcycles
Bicycles

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer!


Fried chicken is pretty much its own food group. As is _____ sauce.
Zax
Tartar
Max

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer!


When you hear “dawgs” you think:
GIT
UGA
GSU

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer!


"Well aren't you looking all gussied up!" translates to:
You look sad
You look disheveled
You look fancy

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer!


For Georgia, the national anthem doesn’t end in “home of the brave,” it ends in:
Home of the South
Home of the Braves
Home of the Georgians

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer!


If it’s carbonated and full of sugar, it’s a ______. End of question.
Coke
Pop
Fizz

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer!


How do you properly pronounce "Fayetteville" like a real local?
It's FIE-yet-vul
It's FET-vul
It's FAY-et-vul

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer!


It’s not just about potatoes… fried _____ and _____ are common around here.
Cucumbers; red peppers
Zucchini; green peppers
Okra; green tomatoes

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer!


Northerners are never prepared for all the:
Rain!
Steam!
Humidity!

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer!


Which of these is a Southern food staple? And with good reason!
Clam Chowder
American Chop Suey
Grits

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer!


This one should be easy… It’s pronounced:
At-LANT-uh
Ad-LAN-uh
Od-LAWN-uh

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer!


______ are delicious when boiled… Especially in Coke.
Almonds
Macadamia Nuts
Peanuts

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer!


What Southern chain is similar to White Castle, but even better?
Jack In The Box
Culver’s
Krystal’s

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer!


Leave the ______ State? You’re crazy! Georgia is the place for me!
Old Line
Peach
Centennial
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Hey there, do you consider yourself to be a Georgia expert? Here's your chance to really prove that you know the Peach State way better than the next guy... or the next llocal,that is. No, we're not talking about boring Georgia facts or straight up history. We're talking about all the special lingo and slang that make Georgia, Georgia. From pronunciation, to favorite dishes, to favorite restaurants, even to popular street names and traffic jams. These are all part of the uniqueness that makes Georgia what it is. Tourists and out-of-staters alike probably like to think that they know all this Georgia jargon. But odds are that they actually don't know this beautiful state like a local does! There are some things that you only pick up after calling a certain area or city home. And that rings true for Georgia too.

Think this sounds like a Lingo quiz you'd be interested in? Let's start you off with some basic Georgia lingo to see if it's ringing a bell for you or not. We're talking sweetened tea, coke, Spaghetti Junction, Peachtree streets, high trucks, Zax sauce, the UGA dawgs, "gussies up", Fayetteville, fried okra and green tomatoes, humidity, grits, boiled peanuts, and Krystal's. If you want to stand a chance at passing this quiz, let alone acing it, then a whole lot of that lingo better have sounded familiar! Don't worry if it didn't though... Women.com has a plethora of trivia and lingo quizzes for you to choose from. So go ahead, get started! You might even ace some quizzes.