Southern Lingo, It's A Thing! Do You Know These 20 Typical Southern Things?

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Y'all really think you know the slanguage?

If you’re a born and bred Southern native, then you should have no problem acing this ultimate Southern trivia test!

 Mar 07, 2020

1 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"I _____ she'll get done with service around 11:30."
Reckon
F'gure
Guess

2 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If someone says you're all hat and no cattle, that means:
You're boastful, with nothing to show for it!
You've lost your cattle!
You are very kind!

3 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"You can keep on shouting until __________, it won't do any good!"
The cows come home
The sky turns red
The sun rises in the West

4 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"Shut that door, you weren't raised in a ______!"
Church
Shed
Barn

5 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If you're shopping at the grocery store, you're probably going to be in need of a:
Buggy!
Wagon!
Trailer!

6 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"Let's paint the town red tonight!" "Okay, give me a _____ around 7:00!"
Ring
Holler
Call

7 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What's a Southern synonym for "crooked"?
Hushpuppy
Bojangle
Cattywampus

8 of 20Pick Your Answer!

I tell you, that Sally was sweating more than a _____ in church!
Sinner
Athiest
Northerner

9 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Seriously, don't be counting your ___________. That can get you into some trouble.
Chickens before they've hatched
Cows before they've wandered
Dogs before they've barked

10 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"Man he's really got a burr in his saddle! He's been ______ all day."
Excited
Irritated
Happy

11 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"Oh darlin' you forgot your ______? How are you going to even buy anything!"
Pocketbook
Purse
Wallet

12 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What separates the South from all those pesky Yankees?
The Mason-Dixon Line
The Yankee Border
The Southern Equator

13 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Let's face it. Yankees would really be ______ up the wrong tree with this quiz.
Barking
Howling
Climbing

14 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Hold your ________ and start being more patient!
Hollers
Horses
Hounds

15 of 20Pick Your Answer!

There's no way we're going to make it in time! Y'all are moving slower than ______.
Molasses
Honey
Jam

16 of 20Pick Your Answer!

True or False: If someone says to "grease the pig" they mean it literally.
True, I better go grease the pig!
False! It's just an expression

17 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"Come on, get out of here, _______!"
Skedaddle
Swim
Skadoosh

18 of 20Pick Your Answer!

"Things are going to ____ in a handbasket around here, and I'm not going to be apart of it!"
Brimstone
Purgatory
Hell

19 of 20Pick Your Answer!

After you ace this quiz, you might be getting a little too big for your ______!
Boots
Britches
Chaps

20 of 20Pick Your Answer!

I love the South, and if anyone ever told me I had to leave, I'd be madder than a _____ hen!
Pregnant
Wet
Plucked
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