New England Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

New England natives only, please.

Ryan Reynolds, liz, geo, Midwest, nebraska, iowa, male
"The Captive" via A24
 Jul 19, 2020
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Question: 1/20Choose your answer!


Dinner's served! Which of these delicious dishes is an East Coast classic?
Clam Chowder
Shrimp and Grits
Spam Musubi

Question: 2/20Choose your answer!


Come fall, the area's always crowded with "leaf peepers." What are these?
A particular type of gray squirrel
A peeping tom who uses leaf-cover to creep around
Tourists that come in the fall to check out the leaves

Question: 3/20Choose your answer!


Yikes, if the windchill puts the temperature in the negatives, you'd say it's _______ cold.
Deviously
Wicked
Evil

Question: 4/20Choose your answer!


"Park the car in Harvard Yard" -- How would a stereotypical Boston accent sound saying this?
Park the car in Harvard Yard…?
Perk the ker in Harvard Yerd
Pahk the cah in Hahvad Yahd

Question: 5/20Choose your answer!


"Oh no problem, I'll stop by the Packie later to get ______ for the party!"
Groceries
Streamers
Booze

Question: 6/20Choose your answer!


Starbucks is good, but you've got some major loyalty to which popular chain that started right here in the East Coast?
The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
Dunkin’ Donuts
Caribou Coffee

Question: 7/20Choose your answer!


Shopping spree? You'd travel to which New England state to avoid sales tax?
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire

Question: 8/20Choose your answer!


You head to Maine for the lobster rolls and to Philly for the:
BLTs
Peanut butter and pickles sandwiches
Cheesesteak

Question: 9/20Choose your answer!


Speaking of sandwiches, what goes into a fluffernutter sandwich?
Nutella and strawberries
Marshmallow and peanut butter
Cinnamon and chocolate sauce

Question: 10/20Choose your answer!


Get it right, it ticks you off when people mistakenly lump which state in with New England?
Virginia
New York
Maryland

Question: 11/20Choose your answer!


If someone mentions "the Cape," which one are they probably referring to?
Cape Canaveral
Cape Ann
Cape Cod

Question: 12/20Choose your answer!


"You totally just missed the turn!" "Calm down, I'll just _____________"
Turn this cart right around!
Bang a u-ey right here!
Slap a pony and we'll be there in no time!

Question: 13/20Choose your answer!


MA natives look away... what do you call one of those bad drivers from Massachusetts?
A Massjerk
A Masshole
A Mass-loser

Question: 14/20Choose your answer!


What's "statie" short for?
Highway
Border
State trooper

Question: 15/20Choose your answer!


Yum, which of these donuts pairs perfectly with fall weather?
Old fashioned’s
Apple cider doughnuts
Oreo crumble doughnuts

Question: 16/20Choose your answer!


New England knows a thing or two about ice cream - which international chain got its start right in Vermont?
Halo Top
Ben & Jerry’s
Häagen-Dazs

Question: 17/20Choose your answer!


If you hear someone say "bubbler," you know they're talking about:
A drinking fountain
A Boston native
A cab driver who won’t stop talking

Question: 18/20Choose your answer!


New England also knows a thing or two about Ivy Leagues, but which of these ivies is NOT in New England?
Dartmouth College
Brown University
Columbia University

Question: 19/20Choose your answer!


Obviously, Samuel Adams is a type of:
Beer
Chocolate
Apple

Question: 20/20Choose your answer!


What do you call someone from Connecticut?
A Candied Walnut
A Cinnamon Twist
A Nutmegger
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