Oklahoma Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Actually Know?

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 Jan 15, 2020
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Question: 1/20Choose your answer!

Y'all best believe that if you're drinking tea here, it'll always be:

Question: 2/20Choose your answer!

You better warn a visitor that "calf fries" are _____ before offering them any!
Deep fried bull testicles
Raw oysters
Grilled salamander

Question: 3/20Choose your answer!

Who is known as Oklahoma's "favorite son" and even has an airport named after him?
Oral Roberts
Garth Brooks
Will Rogers

Question: 4/20Choose your answer!

Here in OK, sometimes a traffic slow down is completely due to a ______ on the road.
Golf Cart

Question: 5/20Choose your answer!

The state might be landlocked, but you can still see a ____ off Route 66!
Pink turtle
Blue whale
Purple shark

Question: 6/20Choose your answer!

If you're "noodling," what are you really doing?
Catfishing in river banks by hand
Making pasta

Question: 7/20Choose your answer!

What term do you use to refer to all soda?
RC Cola

Question: 8/20Choose your answer!

If you're a "Sooner" what school are you attending?
University of Central Oklahoma

Question: 9/20Choose your answer!

And if you're a Sooner, which of these teams do you NOT have a big rivalry with?
The Texas Longhorns
The Oklahoma State Cowboys
The Iowa Hawkeyes

Question: 10/20Choose your answer!

What's another name you use for refrigerator?
Ice box
Cold machine
Chilly cube

Question: 11/20Choose your answer!

If you're "fixin' ta..." you are?
Saying goodbye
Prepping a big meal
Getting ready to do something

Question: 12/20Choose your answer!

Many people know not to plan their wedding on a Saturday during ________ season.

Question: 13/20Choose your answer!

Which local burger joint is so much better than all the big chains?

Question: 14/20Choose your answer!

If someone's "going into the city," you know they mean:
Ponca City
Oklahoma City

Question: 15/20Choose your answer!

What kind of steak is delicious and iconic to Oklahoma?
Chicken fried steak

Question: 16/20Choose your answer!

What do you call those carts you use at the grocery store?

Question: 17/20Choose your answer!

When would someone say "preciate it"?
When they’re irritated
When they’re confused
When they’re grateful

Question: 18/20Choose your answer!

Which lake can you go to between TX and OK to fish striped bass?
Eufaula Lake
Lake Texoma
Keystone Lake

Question: 19/20Choose your answer!

Around these parts, what are you actually in possession of if you're "packing"?
A gun
A bag of candy
A suitcase

Question: 20/20Choose your answer!

Move away from the ______ State? You're crazy! I love it here in Oklahoma.
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