Wisconsin Lingo - It’s A Thing. How Many Words Do You Know?

You know Wisconsin, but do you speak Wisconsin?

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"The Captive" via A24
 Oct 28, 2019
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Question: 1/23Pick your answer!


"Guldarn." What's it mean?
It's a type of lake bird
It's a large caldron
It's a nicer substitute for "goddamn"

Question: 2/23Pick your answer!


What does it mean when you hear a Wisconsinite say: "I have to go to the tyme machine."
They need to take money out of an ATM
They want to go back in time to the 70s
They need a clock to see the time

Question: 3/23Pick your answer!


What's an "FIB" known to do?
Have Illinois plates and drive horribly
Blend in like a true Wisconsinite
Drive exceptionally well

Question: 4/23Pick your answer!


What do you call one of those transplants from Northern Michigan?
A booster
A blooper
A yooper

Question: 5/23Pick your answer!


How does a Wisconsinite end the question: "Do you want to see a movie, _________?"
How about so
Maybe not
Or no

Question: 6/23Pick your answer!


What noise does a good cheese curd make?
It squeaks
A good cheese curd shouldn't make any noise
It howls

Question: 7/23Pick your answer!


What are you doing if you're "stopping to da pig" ?
Picking up ham for dinner
Going completely ham at the bar later
Stopping at Piggly Wiggly grocery store on the way home

Question: 8/23Pick your answer!


A true Wisconsinite pronounces "Milwaukee" like ________.
Mil-walkie
Mi-Wak-ee
Mil-wall-kie

Question: 9/23Pick your answer!


What is the last family meal of the night called?
Lunch
Dinner
Supper

Question: 10/23Pick your answer!


"Up Nort'" is what?
Northern Wisconsin
When you go on a date
When you're really mad

Question: 11/23Pick your answer!


"N' so?" means:
Isn't that so?
Go away
Uh, no way

Question: 12/23Pick your answer!


How far would you say Madison is from Milwaukee?
80 miles
130 kilometers
About an hour and a half drive

Question: 13/23Pick your answer!


What do Wisconsinites call traffic lights?
Stop-it blinkers
Stop and go lights
Red and green goes

Question: 14/23Pick your answer!


"You betcha" means?
Time to go to the casino
I forgot
Of course!

Question: 15/23Pick your answer!


The most common way to address a group of people around here is as ______!
Dudes
Y'all
Youse guys

Question: 16/23Pick your answer!


"Cripes sake!" is a(n) _______.
Dirty word
Compliment
Exclamation

Question: 17/23Pick your answer!


And "ya hey der!" is a(n) ________.
Greeting
Angry phrase
Term of endearment

Question: 18/23Pick your answer!


What's a typical Friday night meal?
Pizza Party
Fish Fry
Steak Stir-up

Question: 19/23Pick your answer!


"Come up real quick once" means?
Come over
Remember that one time?
I only want to see you once

Question: 20/23Pick your answer!


What do you get a drink from?
A water fountain
A sprouter
A bubbler

Question: 21/23Pick your answer!


What is the most commonly served food before a packer game?
Tacos
Brats
Chicken

Question: 22/23Pick your answer!


What sound do you make if you bump into someone?
Whop!
Erps!
Ope!

Question: 23/23Pick your answer!


Seriously, I'm never moving away from the _______ State! I love Wisconsin way too much.
Badger
Hawkeye
Cornhusker
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