In fact, I think I’ve heard them say all 10 of these words and phrases! Can you think of any more expressions, pronunciations or words that are unique to our home state? And don’t forget to Like Whoo NEW on Facebook for more Sconnie fun!
At Whoo NEW, we say proudly wear your Wisconsin accent like a badge of honor.
Sometimes, people outside of our state think Wisconsinites are super friendly simply because of the way we say things.
I’ve always said bag like “bay-g”, and I’ve been in a few in depth discussions about it with non-Wisconsinites.
At least we don’t call it a “sack” like people from the southern U. When you hear Wisconsin folks ask you for a favor and then add “real quick” or “really quick” to the end of it, we aren’t talking about speed.
No offense, but that’s probably where I’ve heard it the most!