ONLY Locals Can Score At Least 15/17 on This Oregon Lingo Quiz. Can You?

Don't let this PNW lingo throw you for a loop!

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 Jan 28, 2020
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Question: 1/17Finish the phrase:


Keep Portland ______.
Classy
Weird
Clean

Question: 2/17Choose Your Answer!


You can spot easily spot tourists by how they use ____ instead of _____!
Hoods; Umbrellas
Umbrellas; Hoods

Question: 3/17Choose Your Answer!


______ Donuts is famous for some of their whacky designs. Like a donut man.
Voodoo
Sidecar
Blue Star

Question: 4/17Choose Your Answer!


You can probably agree statewide that which neighbors are just “the worst”?
Washingtonians. Ugh!
Californians. Ugh!
Idahoans. Ugh!

Question: 5/17Choose Your Answer!


Some might call you _____ snobs, but it’s not your fault you know how to make it well!
Coffee
Kombucha
Macaron

Question: 6/17Choose Your Answer!


Maine might have lobster, but Oregon has:
Blue lobster
Dungenes crab
Snow crab

Question: 7/17Choose Your Answer!


You might need to translate to out-of-staters that “filbert” just means:
Almond
Macadamia nut
Hazelnut

Question: 8/17Choose Your Answer!


“Can you stop by the store on the way home? We have nothing for dinner!”
Definitely, I’ll stop at Ralph’s
Sure, I’ll swing by Freddie’s!
Yes, I’ll go by Hannaford

Question: 9/17Choose Your Answer!


Phil Knight;s probably hoping you'll wear what kind of shoes to Autzen Stadium?
Knighty-Night slippers
Nikes
Crocs

Question: 10/17Choose Your Answer!


Locals can tell you the real name of the rock at Cannon Beach, it’s…
Haystack Rock
Old Man’s Hat
Needle Point

Question: 11/17Choose Your Answer!


Which of these rivers is known to attract wind surfers?
Willamette River
Clackamas River
Columbia River

Question: 12/17Choose Your Answer!


If you want a side of potato wedges with your sandwich, just ask your waiter for:
Yoyo’s
Jojo’s
Mojo’s

Question: 13/17Choose Your Answer!


They say don’t go chasing waterfalls… but you should definitely check out _______ Falls.
Tugela
Multnomah
Angel

Question: 14/17Choose Your Answer!


That's a mouthful, only real locals know that Willamette is pronounced:
Will-AM-mit
Will-YUM-ette
WEEL-uh-mit

Question: 15/17Choose Your Answer!


Forget about blue, black, rasp, or strawberries. We’re all about:
Orangeberries!
Pinberries!
Marionberries

Question: 16/17Choose Your Answer!


“I’m sad I didn’t buy the shoes. But they were just too _____! I couldn’t afford it.”
Soomy
Spendy
Wicked

Question: 17/17Choose Your Answer!


You’ll always be a true Oregon native down to your webbed feet. You’re never leaving the ______ State!
Evergreen
Beaver
Rocky
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