Philly Lingo – It’s A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

You can't say you're a true Philly native until you ace this quiz.

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 Oct 19, 2018
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Question: 1/18Fill In The Blank!


"Oh no she __!"
Didn't
Dint
Did

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these do Philadelphians take REALLY seriously?
Driving
Sports
Dressing

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


Team loyalty might be really divisive in Philly, but which football team does everyone love?
Pirates
Eagles
Penn State

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these snacks is a Philadelphian most likely to choose?
A candy bar!
A soft pretzel!
A biscuit!

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


If you tell an ice cream scooper you want some jimmies, what will you get on your ice cream?
M&Ms
Sprinkles
Oreos

Question: 6/18Fill In The Blank!


It's not just any old sandwich. It's a __.
Hoagie
Sub
Wich

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


Cut me, Mick! Which classic movie is set in Philly?
Fight Club
Inception
Rocky

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


You can't eat a Philly cheesesteak without __.
Lettuce
Jalapenos
Whiz

Question: 9/18Fill In The Blank!


"Hold on, I gotta stop at __."
Wawa
7 - Eleven
AM PM

Question: 10/18True or False?


If you need to get a six pack for the big game on Sunday, you can just grab one from the supermarket.
True
False

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


What's Philly's slogan?
City of Motherly Love
City of Brotherly Love
City of Fatherly Love

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


It's vacation time! Where are you most likely headed?
Hawaii
Las Vegas
The Jersey Shore

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


Let me get you a glass of __.
Wat-ter
Waiter
Wooder

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


Let's grab dessert! If your friends say they want to grab some "wooder ice," what do they mean?
Yummy, Hawaiian shaved ice!
Delicious, gelato!
Mmm, Italian ice!

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


There isn't a theme song more iconic to Philly folks than which show's?
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
CSI
The Simpsons

Question: 16/18True or False?


Literally nothing is immune to being called a jawn.
True
False

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


Which New Year's parade does everybody watch?
Rose Parade
Mummers Parade
Macy's Day Parade

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


Where did everyone you know probably go to college?
NYU
University of Pennsylvania
Penn State
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