Slanguage Comparisons


from The Slangages Webpage


It's fun to compare how people say the same thing in different cities. Let's assume that the folks in Omaha, Nebraska have no accent. We'll compare it to other cities in their own slanguage. 

 		In Omaha, 	In Philly 	In NYC 		In Boston   	In Chicago

A 4-wheeled 
vehicle 	CAR 		CORE 		CAW 		CAH 		CARE 

H2O 		WATER 		WOODER 		WAUDER 		WODDA 		WATT-ER 

A large 			MORE 
fish		MARLIN 		LYNN 		MAULIN’ 	MAH LYNN 	MARE LYNN 

Summer 
Destination	TO THE		DONNA 		TO THE		TO THE 		TO THE 
		SEASHORE 	SHORE 		BEACH 		CAPE 		LAKE 

Favorite
Food		??? 	   CHEESESTEAKWIT 	EGG CREAM 	FRAPPE 		MISTER
										BEEF 

Typical		HOW ARE 	HOW OR 		HOW AWE 	HOW AH 		HOW AIR 
Greeting  	YOU? 		YA? 		YA? 		YA? 		YOU? 

A Purple
Dinosaur 	BARNIE 		BORE KNEE 	BAW KNEE 	BONNIE 		BARE KNEE 







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