NYC Lingo - It's A Thing! How Many Of These Words Do You Know?

Are you a real New Yorker... Or just another tourist?

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 Dec 07, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


The weather report says it's below 30 degrees and it's snowing! Uh oh:
Can this weather get any more cement than it already is?!
Oh man, it's way too concrete for me today.
Dang, it's brick out there!

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


If something is extremely good, extremely bad, or extremely anything, it is:
Dumb good/bad
Stupid good/bad
Idiot good/bad

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


Need a quick snack? Thirsty? Feeling lucky? You can get snacks, drinks, lottery tickets, and more at your local:
Gas station
Bodega
Packie

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


That guy has been hitting on that girl over there for a while now. He's acting really ____.
Hungry
Thirsty
Iffy

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


No, seriously. It's been like 2 hours and he hasn't gotten the hint! He's a total ______.
Thirsthamper!
Thirstbucket!
Thirstpurse!

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


Pizza and bagels are practically inedible outside of NYC.
True, and anyone who says otherwise is lying or doesn't know better.
Definitely false.

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


And if you haven't almost been hit by a taxi cab at least once, can you really say you live in NYC?
Nope
Um, yes?

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


Don't accidentally eat your roommate's food without asking them first or else they might get really _____.
Tight
Gully
Sad

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


Believe it or not, you can get some of the best pizza slices in New York for how much?
$3
$1
25 cents

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


You can't be paid enough to spend New Years at _____. Period!
Chinatown. Parking is terrible.
Times Square. Just thinking about it gives you hives.
Central Park. There's always too many people there.

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these do New Yorkers totally lack the privilege of experiencing?
Living in a place with a diverse population
Great food that's readily available
Personal space

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these museums is beloved by locals?
The Museum of Modern Art – and the admission price is just a suggestion!
The Smithsonian. It's free!
J. Paul Getty Museum. There's no admission fee!

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


You some friends may have gone out to the _______ before you were 21 once. Or twice.
Knitting Factory
21 Club
King Cole Bar

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


If you ask for directions in the city and someone tells you to head "uptown," what does that mean?
Move away from Central Park!
Go North!
Head towards the Empire State Building!

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


And what if they say head "downtown"?
Move away from the Statue of Liberty
Move towards Times Square!
Go South!

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


Many a nice summer night has been spent hanging out and sitting on your ______.
Doorstep
Stoop
Front lawn

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


When you're on the go like New Yorkers usually are, you'll eat your pizza __.
Folded
With a fork
Cold

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


If you want your coffee creamy and sugary, you don't need to ask for that. Just say you want it _____!
Full
Regular
All dressed
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