Texas Slang - It's A Thing. Do You Know These 20 "Typical" Texas Things?

Don't mess with Texas!

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 Apr 10, 2019
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Question: 1/20Choose Your Answer!

Odds are any place with incredible BBQ is going to have _______. Except for your local secret spots, that the masses don’t know about, of course.
A patio out back
A line around the block
A red dot on the building

Question: 2/20Choose Your Answer!

_______ is a real thing around here. High school football is a BIG DEAL!
Friday Night Lights
Thursday Night Lights
Saturday Night Lights

Question: 3/20Choose Your Answer!

Spring time means _______! All along the highways.

Question: 4/20Choose Your Answer!

No that’s not a Super Bowl ring everyone’s wearing, it’s just the _____ class ring.
Baylor University

Question: 5/20Choose Your Answer!

You better pick a side though… Tt's either the A&M Aggies or the UT _____.

Question: 6/20Choose Your Answer!

You’ve had to explain to out-of-staters the whole idea of _____ during homecoming season, a time or two before.

Question: 7/20Choose Your Answer!

Dallas has the State Fair, but _____ has the Rodeo!
El Paso

Question: 8/20Choose Your Answer!

The Czech Stop off the 35 is famous for it’s fresh, delicious _______.

Question: 9/20Choose Your Answer!

Maybe you’ve even passed it on your way to ________ Waterpark in the summer.
Oceans of Fun

Question: 10/20Choose Your Answer!

The stereotype is that everyone wears ______ hats and boots ALL the time. Not everyone does, but it IS common to see them around Texas!

Question: 11/20Choose Your Answer!

The West Coast is obsessed with In’n’out, but most Texans will tell you that it can’t compare to:
White Castle!

Question: 12/20Choose Your Answer!

In fact, you can recognize a Whatburger location by it’s distinct _______ stripes.
Green and yellow
Red and blue
Orange and white

Question: 13/20Choose Your Answer!

Hate them or love them, you can’t avoid hearing all about which football team?
The Cowboys
The Lions
The Tigers

Question: 14/20Choose Your Answer!

One person is “you,” a group of 2 people is “y’all,” and any group bigger than that is:
You all
All y’all
Youse guys

Question: 15/20Choose Your Answer!

Don’t even think about messing with Texas _______. No seriously, it’s the state dish.

Question: 16/20Choose Your Answer!

If you know one thing about Tex-Mex it should be that it’s good:
ANY time of the day (breakfast tacos anyone?)
Gluten free and vegetarian
Only for dinner (obviously!)

Question: 17/20Choose Your Answer!

You know what they say! Don’t _______ Texas.
Mess with

Question: 18/20Choose Your Answer!

Uh oh, looks like the waitress forgot the _____! You can't expect me to eat my country fried steak without a side of ______!

Question: 19/20Choose Your Answer!

Forget about all those generic ice cream brands, ______ is made right out of Brenham, Texas!
Black Belt Ice Cream
Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream
Blue Bell Ice Cream

Question: 20/20Choose Your Answer!

Move away from the _______ State? No way! I love it here in Texas.
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