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Dialect meme

I might as well follow the crowd....

Dialect meme

Age: 46
Where you grew up: Eden, NY - and I'm still there. 

1. A body of water, smaller than a river, contained within relatively narrow banks: Creek.
2. What the thing you push around the grocery store is called: shopping cart
3. A metal container to carry a meal in: Lunch box.
4. The thing that you cook bacon and eggs in: frying pan
5. The piece of furniture that seats three people:  sofa
6. The device on the outside of the house that carries rain off the roof: Gutter.
7. The covered area outside a house where people sit in the evening: Porch.
8. Carbonated, sweetened, non-alcoholic beverages:  Pop
9. A flat, round breakfast food served with syrup: Pancake
10. A long sandwich designed to be a whole meal in itself: submarine sandwich (sub for short)
11. The piece of clothing worn by men at the beach: Swim trunks.
12. Shoes worn for sports: sneakers
13. Putting a room in order: straighten it up
14. A flying insect that glows in the dark: Firefly
15. The little insect that curls up into a ball:  potato bug 
16. The children's playground equipment where one kid sits on one side and goes up while the
other sits on the other side and goes down: See-Saw.
17. How do you eat your pizza: I don't like pizza.  But if I did, I'd pick it up and start at the end.
18. What's it called when private citizens put up signs and sell their used stuff: garage sale
19. What's the evening meal? Dinner.
20. The thing under a house where the furnace and perhaps a rec room are: Basement
21. What do you call the thing that you can get water out of to drink in public places: Water fountain.




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