Quiz: Only Someone With A Superior IQ Can Correctly Pronounce These CIties

Can you say it the right way?

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New Line Cinema
 Jan 22, 2019
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


Boise
Boo • zay
Boy • zee
Boo • zee

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


Spokane
Spoke • can
Spook • cane
Spoke • cane

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


Des Moines
Duh • moyns
Duh • moyn
Dez • moyns

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


Helena
Hell • e • na
Hell • ay • na
Hell • e • nay

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


La Jolla
La • hoya
La • jowla
La • joya

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


Lafayette
Lah • fey • yet
Lah • fay • yeet
Laff • ee • yet

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


Kissimmee
Kis • sim • mee
Ka • sim • mee
Ka • sum • mee

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


Wilkes-Barre
Wilkees• bar
Wilks• bar
Wilks• barry

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


Worcester
War • chester
War • chest • ire
Wuss • ter

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:


Louisville
Louie • ville
Loo • i • vul
Louis • ville

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


Bethesda
Buh • thez • duh
Butt • is • duh
Beth • said • uh

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


New Orleans
New • or • linz
N’awl • lins
New • or • leenz

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:


Schenectady
Ski • nec • tay • dee
Ski • nec • tuh • dee
See • Nec • ta • dee

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:


Boca Raton
Bo • co • rah • ton
Bo • cuh • rah • tone
Bo • co • rah • tone

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


Norfolk
Naw • fik
Nor-folk
Naw-foke

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


Los Angeles
Los • ane • gels
Las • ann • gel • es
Los • ann • gel • ees

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


Tucson
Tusk • on
Too • sahn
Tush • on

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


Skaneateles
Skain • atlas
Skinny • at • less
Skane • at • tell • eez
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Do you like to travel the highways and byways of the US? Do you know all its great cities? Do you know the rules of spelling? Were you always a spelling bee champ? Are you a stickler for proper grammar? Do you correct your friends from time to time? Are you always aware of how you pronounce words? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! See if you can pronounce the names of these cities properly!

The internet, texting, and spellcheck have enabled us to get a little lazy with our grammar and pronunciation skills. While helpful and accessible, these things have also stopped us from practicing proper elocution and we sometimes struggle to remember words that are notoriously easy to sayl. If you're a person who uses proper grammar and pronunciation in today's technical age, pat yourself on the back—those skills are getting harder and harder to master!

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