South Carolina Lingo - It's A Thing. How Much Lingo Do You Know?

Think y'all know all about South Carolina speak?

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 Oct 24, 2019
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Question: 1/20Choose your answer!


How do you address a big group of friends?
Youse
Y’all
Youse guys

Question: 2/20Choose your answer!


South Carolina has a unique way of mixing up which of these sauces?
Barbecue
Ranch
Gravy

Question: 3/20Choose your answer!


South Carolinians... South Carolinans.... Carolinas? How about you just say ________!
Boxdiggers
Sandlappers
Grassclippers

Question: 4/20Choose your answer!


Any local can tell you that a red dot on the outside of a building signifies that it's a:
Grocery store
Pharmacy
Liquor store

Question: 5/20Choose your answer!


What do you call the last meal you eat of the day?
Brunch
Dine-in
Supper

Question: 6/20Choose your answer!


You weren't raised in a barn, of course you say:
Sir or ma’am
Brother or sister
Auntie or uncle

Question: 7/20Choose your answer!


In these parts, there's a particular dance called The Carolina _______.
Shuffle
Shag
Conga

Question: 8/20Choose your answer!


What exactly is a Palmetto anyway?
It’s kind of like a giant lilac bush
It’s kind of like a little palm tree
It’s kind of like a purple succulent

Question: 9/20Choose your answer!


Shrimp, cheese and ham all pair really well with which of these foods?
Black beans
Grits
Rice

Question: 10/20Choose your answer!


"Cindy really doesn't seem to have much luck with the boys, oh ______________."
Bless her heart!
Bless me!
Bless her mama!

Question: 11/20Choose your answer!


Which of these nuts tastes extra good boiled up in salty water?
Peanuts
Macadamia nuts
Almonds

Question: 12/20Choose your answer!


What are those weeds on the beach that are actually protected by law?
Sea Grains
Sea Oats
Sea Whistles

Question: 13/20Choose your answer!


In what SC city can you spot a big peach water tower?
Greenville
Charleston
Gaffney

Question: 14/20Choose your answer!


Don't y'all worry, in South Carolina, your tea will always be:
Sweet
Tart
Unsweetened

Question: 15/20Choose your answer!


Which of these chicken places do you NOT commonly see throughout the state?
Bojangles’ Famous Chicken ‘n Biscuits
Chick-fil-A
Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles

Question: 16/20Choose your answer!


What ingredients make up Frogmore Stew?
Ham and cheddar
Shellfish and veggies
Frog legs and cheese

Question: 17/20Choose your answer!


Besides Charleston, ______ Beach is a huge tourist destination.
Garden City
Laguna
Myrtle

Question: 18/20Choose your answer!


"Sit on the porch right now? But it's hotter than _______."
Jalapenos
My grandma’s stove
All git out

Question: 19/20Choose your answer!


What's that vegetation called that hangs from lots of trees in South Carolina?
European Silk
Spanish Moss
French Grass

Question: 20/20Choose your answer!


Leave the ______ State? You're crazy! I love South Carolina too much to leave.
Sunshine
Show Me
Palmetto
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