Texas Slang - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do You Know?

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 Dec 21, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


If you're super angry, you'd say you're madder than:
A mother hog!
A wet hen!
A rodeo bull!

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


If your friend says they're fixin' to go out tonight, what does that mean?
They don't feel like going out
They're getting ready to go out
They're thinking about going out

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


If someone is corn fed, that means:
They really like to eat corn
They're really unhealthy
They're strong, hefty, burly, and/or healthy

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


If you wanted to really emphasize that you have a lot of something, you'd say:
You have more than mama can cook!
You have more than you can shake a stick at!
You have enough to feed a heffer and her calf!

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


"Might as well get comfortable. We'll be doing this 'till the cows come home!"
Cows are fast walkers, this'll only take a few minutes!
Oh, that means it's gonna take all day!
That means this could take a while, but might not. It's a toss up.

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


When you don't trust someone, you might say:
Even the hens won't lay eggs for him!
I wouldn't trust him any farther than I could throw him!
I wouldn't trust him even if he could beat a race horse!

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


Uh oh, someone's trying to tell you how to do YOUR job. What do you say?
Stop it. I've ridden this race horse before!
Cut it out. This isn't my first rodeo!
You'd better quit it or else I'm going to tell your mama!

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


And if they really make you mad, you're prime for a:
Right proper cook off!
Gosh darn conniption fit!
Gosh dang duel!

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


"You want me to sit on the porch in THIS heat? It's hotter than _____!"
Grandma's oven
All git out
My boots can handle

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


Howdy, partner!
Hello!
See you later?
Okay, bye!

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


Wow, she/he's pretty cute!
Yup, she/he's a looker alright.
Oh, yeah. She/he's cute as a bluebonnet!
You're right, she/he's a tall glass of sweet tea!

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


Your mama didn't raise you in a barn! You always say:
Mister and Missus
Sir and Ma'am
Auntie and Uncle

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


Don't let your mama catch you gossiping about others! She might say:
Quit being ugly!
Quit being angry!
Quit being smelly!

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


"Woah, did you see him freak out last night? He totally ____."
Flew off the handle
Plucked a hen's tail feathers
Bopped a pig's snout

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


'You were as calm as a ____ bug!"
June
August
September

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


"'I'm going to ask Jim to leave, he's really ____________."
Jumpin' beans
Raisin' Cane
Raisin' Lazarus

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


If someone’s high cotton, what are they really?
In big trouble
Wading in knee high cotton
They’re successful or doing well

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


I was looking for my phone for an hour, but there it was, “Bigger’n Dallas” in my purse.
It was broken
It was trying to hide from me
It was right there!
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Howdy y'all! If you're on this quiz, well then you must be a Texas native! And if not a native, you must be a Texas enthusiast, transplant, frequent visitor, or tourist! And who could blame you! Texas is one huuuuge state packed with lots of unique culture, amazing food, lots of universities and dozens of great sports teams. This state has a little bit of everything and for anyone, no matter your interest. You just need to be able to deal with some hot temperatures during much of the year. In fact, many Texas natives actually prefer their weather that hot... It's what they're used to! With a giant population of 28.3 million, it definitely must not bother people too much.

Listen up though, if you want to stand a chance of passing or acing this quiz, you're going to need to know a whole lot about the Lone Star State. A whole lot. You'll need to know about Tex Mex, the Cowboys, real cowboys, rodeos, Bluebell icecream and so much more! If any of that sounds unfamiliar to you, you might want to stay away from this eighteen question quiz. Because it dives deep into what slang and popular foods make Texas, Texas.

If you are not one of the 28 million who get to call Texas home, don't worry. Whatever state you might hail from or call home now, there is, without a doubt, a quiz on that state. Because there's something so special about reconnecting and reminiscing with fellow locals over your home state. No two states are alike! Each still has their own traditions and lingo. So if you think you know Texas's, then go ahead and start this quiz. Hopefully you can ace it!