Friday 5 for August 17: Regionalism

Hello, and welcome to this week’s Friday 5!  Please copy these questions to your webspace.  Answer the questions there; then leave a comment below so we’ll all know where to check out your responses.  Please don’t forget to link us from your website!

We have a state holiday here (Statehood Day) so Friday totally snuck up on me and I went to bed without setting an alarm.  Sorry!

  1. What regional colloquialism in your area would baffle people from elsewhere?
  2. What’s something you call by a name that differs from what most people in your region call it?
  3.  What’s a normal food in your region that people in other regions might be weirded out by?
  4. What’s something in your area with an official name almost nobody refers to it by?
  5. What are the names of some convenience stores in your area?

Thanks for participating, and have choke fun dis weekend!

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