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Can You Pass The Ultimate Maine Lingo Quiz?

Maine slang is a language all it's own, but can you decipher the lingo of this state like a local can? Take these 12 quiz questions and find out if you can pass this Maine lingo quiz with ease!
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Where is a person from if they are "from away?"
Outside of Maine
Massachusetts
Canada

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If you'd been invited to go "sleddin'" what would you need to bring?
A set of skis
A snowmobile
A skidoo

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Which of these words is used to refer to lobsters?
Bug
Skid
Steamer

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If someone's car got "stove up" in Maine, then it was....
Snowed in
Stolen
Badly damaged

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What does "cunnin'" mean in Maine?
Cute
Clever
Weird

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If you ask a Mainer to dinner and they respond that they're "drove right up," then they are....
Sick
Full
Busy

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If you're "booking it," then you are...
Recording the information
Hurrying
Booking a hotel

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What does a Mainer mean when they say "Chuppta?"
How's your dad?
What are you up to?
Where are you?

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If you're having some "bed lunches," what are you having?
Terrible pains
A midnight snack
A midmorning brunch

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After a big snow storm, you'd say that the roads are what?
Greasy
Dirty
Sweaty

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What does it mean to "kife?"
To steal
To fly a kite
To sleep

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Ordering an Italian is the same as ordering what?
Pasta
Pizza
A submarine sandwich

C+, Maine Slang Mundane

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While you may be able to kick it in Maine for a bit- the locals would quickly catch on to the fact that you're not exactly keen on their slang! Maine lingo is definitely not your thing, but at least you gave this quiz your all!

B+, Maine Slang Super

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Not only have you spent some time in Maine- but you might just be a New Englander at heart. These slang words didn't surprise you in the slightest. In fact, talking like a Mainer might just be second nature to you!

A+, Maine Slang Expert

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You're a Maine slang expert! The slang of this New England state isn't as cut and dry as the words used in the lower half of the country, but that didn't stop you from passing this quiz with ease. Either you call this state home or are just that good when it comes to the slang of other states. No one can hold a candle to your Maine lingo knowledge!
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1
Where is a person from if they are "from away?"
Outside of Maine
Massachusetts
Canada
2
If you'd been invited to go "sleddin'" what would you need to bring?
A set of skis
A snowmobile
A skidoo
3
Which of these words is used to refer to lobsters?
Bug
Skid
Steamer
4
If someone's car got "stove up" in Maine, then it was....
Snowed in
Stolen
Badly damaged
5
What does "cunnin'" mean in Maine?
Cute
Clever
Weird
6
If you ask a Mainer to dinner and they respond that they're "drove right up," then they are....
Sick
Full
Busy
7
If you're "booking it," then you are...
Recording the information
Hurrying
Booking a hotel
8
What does a Mainer mean when they say "Chuppta?"
How's your dad?
What are you up to?
Where are you?
9
If you're having some "bed lunches," what are you having?
Terrible pains
A midnight snack
A midmorning brunch
10
After a big snow storm, you'd say that the roads are what?
Greasy
Dirty
Sweaty
11
What does it mean to "kife?"
To steal
To fly a kite
To sleep
12
Ordering an Italian is the same as ordering what?
Pasta
Pizza
A submarine sandwich

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