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

Think you know ALL things Maine?!

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 Feb 11, 2020
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Question: 1/21Choose your answer!

You Mainers have to be careful about watching out for which of these animals on the road?

Question: 2/21Choose your answer!

If someone says they're heading to "beans" they probably mean:
To L.L. Bean, which started in Maine
Out to lunch
To any local coffee shop (coffee beans!)

Question: 3/21Choose your answer!

Out-of-staters might not know that "steamers" means _______, but you definitely do.

Question: 4/21Choose your answer!

If your friend tells you that they're really in a "guam," you know that translates to:
They just had a great streak of luck
They're in a pleasant situation
They're in a spot of trouble

Question: 5/21Choose your answer!

"Make sure you've got your hiking boots on, there's some real _________ ahead."

Question: 6/21Choose your answer!

Maine can't boast about too many celebrities, but you guys sure can brag about which of these local celebrity-novelists?
Dan Brown
Gillian Flynn
Stephen King

Question: 7/21Choose your answer!

Only in Maine can Cadillac be a type of car AND:
A mountain!
Maine’s most popular sandwich!
A type of tree!

Question: 8/21Choose your answer!

Hmm, ________ doesn't sound like a typical soda brand, but it's totally delicious!

Question: 9/21Choose your answer!

You consider Maine's unofficial, but totally true motto to be:
“The way life should be”
“The only way to live”
“We’re definitely the best state”

Question: 10/21Choose your answer!

Seriously, other states should give up even attempting to make __________ as well as Maine does!
Grilled cheese
Lobster rolls
Philly Cheesesteak

Question: 11/21Choose your answer!

"Don't worry about it, I'll swing by ______ on the way to home to get some groceries for dinner."
Hannaford Supermarket

Question: 12/21Choose your answer!

Sometimes you just have to follow up a lobster roll with which of these popular Maine desserts?
Moon cakes
Key lime pie
Whoopie pies

Question: 13/21Choose your answer!

What type of hot dog is oddly popular across the state?
Boar’s Head
Red Snappers

Question: 14/21Choose your answer!

Come winter, you're going to be in trouble if you don't keep which of these tools in your car at all times?
An umbrella
A snow scraper
A hammer

Question: 15/21Choose your answer!

If your friend wants to grab some Italians for lunch, you know you'll be eating:

Question: 16/21Choose your answer!

Lays Potato Chips are good, but _______ are even better!
Harry Potter
Humpty Dumpty
Peter Pan

Question: 17/21Choose your answer!

Around these parts, you typically talk about distance in _____, not miles.
Gas spent

Question: 18/21Choose your answer!

"Oh man, 0 degrees out today? It's ______ cold!"

Question: 19/21Choose your answer!

Mainers love to joke that the state's fifth season is actually:
Wind Season
Leaf Season
Mud Season

Question: 20/21Choose your answer!

Around here, if someone just says they're going to "The County" which one are they talking about?
Definitely Penobscot.
Aroostook, of course!
Has to be Cumberland County!

Question: 21/21Choose your answer!

Leave the _______ State?! No way! I'm a Mainer for life.
Pine Tree
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