Massachusetts Lingo - It's A Thing. Do You Know These 19 Typical MA Things?

Calling all Mass locals!

Ryan Reynolds, liz, geo, Midwest, nebraska, iowa, male
"The Captive" via A24
 Dec 17, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose Your Answer!


Win or lose, the _____ will ALWAYS suck to an MA local.
Red Sox
Yankees
White Sox

Question: 2/19Choose Your Answer!


Sure, load that clam chowder up with potatoes, but don't you dare put _____ in it!
Onions
Tomatoes
Peppers

Question: 3/19Choose Your Answer!


She goes to Harvard, so she must be _____ smart!
Devilishly
Brick
Wicked

Question: 4/19Choose Your Answer!


And with a Boston accent, "smart" sounds like:
Smert
Smaht
Schmart

Question: 5/19Choose Your Answer!


If you're far from home, you can spot another MA local just by how they say:
"Mass" instead of Massachusetts
"Chusetts" instead of Massachusetts
"MA" instead of Massachusetts

Question: 6/19Choose Your Answer!


Say it like a local! How on Earth do you pronounce "Worcester"?
War-chester
Woo-sta-sure
Woostah

Question: 7/19Choose Your Answer!


Sure, Starbucks is good, but the East Coast also loves:
Caribou Coffee
Coffee Bean
Dunk’s

Question: 8/19Choose Your Answer!


Growing up in Massachusetts, there's no way you didn't take a field trip to which of these places?
Salem
White Rock Lake
Atlantic City

Question: 9/19Choose Your Answer!


You guys sure do make a mean _______. Other states just can't compare!
Lobster roll
Turkey rueben
Cheesesteak

Question: 10/19Choose Your Answer!


"We're just going for a little getaway to the _______. Nowhere too far!!"
Breakers
Cape
Coast

Question: 11/19Choose Your Answer!


Is there a water fountain or a _____ nearby? I'm so thirsty!
Sprouter
Bubbler
Hose

Question: 12/19Choose Your Answer!


"Oh c'mon you missed the turn! It was right there!"
Calm down, I’ll just whip a u-ey!
Calm down, I’ll just bang a u-ey!
Calm down, I’ll just slam a u-ey!

Question: 13/19Choose Your Answer!


Just watch it though, you might run the risk of being called a…
Massjerk, ha ha
Massfool, ha ha
Masshole, ha ha

Question: 14/19Choose Your Answer!


If you want chocolate sprinkles, then you're going to need to ask for:
Tabithas
Johnnies
Jimmies

Question: 15/19Choose Your Answer!


No one will ever convince you that Boston doesn't have the BEST ______ in the whole country.
Public transit systems
Vegetarian food
Sports teams

Question: 16/19Choose Your Answer!


If your friend wants to stop by the "packie" then they probably want:
To mail a package
Alcohol
To work out

Question: 17/19Choose Your Answer!


You *could* call it I-90, but everyone will know what you mean if you say:
The Pike
The Curve
The Spaghetti Bowl

Question: 18/19Choose Your Answer!


Marshmallow _____ is a classic in these parts.
Cream
Puff
Fluff

Question: 19/19Choose Your Answer!


Leave the _____ State? No way! There's nowhere else quite like Mass.
Show Me
Silver
Bay
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