West Virginia Lingo, It's A Thing. Do You Know These 18 Typical WV Things?

Not all West Virginians talk the same, but…

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 Oct 16, 2019
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer!


What is a 'holler'?
A long valley between hills
An opening in a tree
A loud shout

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer!


Which one of these is NOT the name of a real town in West Virginia?
Hurricane
Monsoon
Tornado

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer!


A big group of people is always:
Yinz
Y’all
Youse guys

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer!


Where might you hear the phrase: "Do you need a poke?"
At the gas station! That’s a top off
At the grocery store! That’s a brown paper bag
At the coffee shop! That’s a hand protector

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer!


You probably know John's Denver's "______" by heart, considering WV gets a shoutout.
Country Road
Dirt Road
Old Town Road

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer!


No one loves pepperoni _____ like West Virginia does. No one.
Calzones
Rolls
Hushpuppies

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer!


Can you grab a _____? We have way too many groceries to carry.
Buggy
Carriage
Barrow

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer!


Tudor's is known to have the best _____ food around!
Diner!
Italian!
Breakfast!

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer!


Your mama probably tells you that she loves you a bushel and a:
Peck
Plop
Bag

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer!


The closet thing you would describe a "ramp" to is a(n):
Orange flower
Wild onion
Large tomato

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer!


Y'all definitely know the real history behind _______. It all happened right here with the mines, after all!
Blue-collars
Rednecks
Blue bloods

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer!


"Just gimme a hot dog with sauce and ______, please."
Onions
Chili
Slaw

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer!


Autumn in West Virginia just isn't the same without which of these sweet treats?
Strawberry jam
Blueberry fudge
Apple butter

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer!


Around here, the ____ is always extra cold and extra sweet.
Ice cream
Coffee
Sweet tea

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer!


You're either a loyal ______ fan or ______ fan. Never both.
Mountaineers; Herd
Black Bears; Mountaineers
Nailers; Herd

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer!


If your friend is taking a long time, you'd say they're "moving slow as _______."
Honey
Molasses
Sugar

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer!


The famous Greenbrier Hotel is actually what color?
White
Black
Gray

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer!


Leave the ______ State? You're crazy! I love it here in West Virginia too much to leave.
Silver
Mountaineer
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