How Well Do You Know Louisiana Slang?

Every state has a language and slang that is all their own. Do you think you can decipher Louisiana slang pretty well? Take these 12 questions and put your Louisiana slang knowledge to the ultimate test!
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What does it mean to "put up" in Louisiana?
To put away
To prove yourself
To shut up
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When is the phrase "do-do" used in Louisiana?
When going to the bathroom
When putting kids to sleep
When correcting a mistake
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What does the slang term "couillon" mean in Louisiana?
Little fool
Little bird
Little queen
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If you're going to "save" the dishes in Louisiana, what are you going to do with them?
Wash them
Dry them
Put them away
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The only way to put food on the table in Louisiana is by....
Making groceries
Baking bread
Buying groceries
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If someone "makes a pass" what are they doing?
Hitting on you
Visiting with you
Forgetting about you
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To "rodier" in Louisiana is to...
Drive
Wander
Cry
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When a child says "I gotta use it" in Louisiana, what are they referring to?
The bathroom
The shower
The microwave
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What phrase do folks in Louisiana use when they want someone to come over?
Come see
Come here
Come hither
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The term "mais" is used to describe the feeling of...
Happiness
Sadness
Shock
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Which word is used interchangeably with, babe, honey, and sweetheart in Louisiana?
Ber
Sha
Lor
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What kind of shoe is a "tenny shoe" in Louisiana?
Ballet flats
Rain boots
Sneakers
Result
Unfortunately, you don't know the slang of Louisiana whatsoever. While you may appreciate this state and its many cultural phenomenons, slang isn't one of them. Fret not, with a little time, you'll get the hang of it!

C+, Louisiana Slang Sour

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly Louisiana slang savvy! Though you missed a question or two, you still proved yourself to have a great aptitude for the unique slang of this amazing Southern state!

B+, Louisiana Slang Savvy

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a true Louisiana slang savant! There's no doubt about it, you know the slang of this charming Southern state way better than most. It's obvious that you appreciate culture foreign from your native state!

A+, Louisiana Slang Savant

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1
What does it mean to "put up" in Louisiana?
To put away
To prove yourself
To shut up
2
When is the phrase "do-do" used in Louisiana?
When going to the bathroom
When putting kids to sleep
When correcting a mistake
3
What does the slang term "couillon" mean in Louisiana?
Little fool
Little bird
Little queen
4
If you're going to "save" the dishes in Louisiana, what are you going to do with them?
Wash them
Dry them
Put them away
5
The only way to put food on the table in Louisiana is by....
Making groceries
Baking bread
Buying groceries
6
If someone "makes a pass" what are they doing?
Hitting on you
Visiting with you
Forgetting about you
7
To "rodier" in Louisiana is to...
Drive
Wander
Cry
8
When a child says "I gotta use it" in Louisiana, what are they referring to?
The bathroom
The shower
The microwave
9
What phrase do folks in Louisiana use when they want someone to come over?
Come see
Come here
Come hither
10
The term "mais" is used to describe the feeling of...
Happiness
Sadness
Shock
11
Which word is used interchangeably with, babe, honey, and sweetheart in Louisiana?
Ber
Sha
Lor
12
What kind of shoe is a "tenny shoe" in Louisiana?
Ballet flats
Rain boots
Sneakers