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10 Words And Phrases People In Arkansas Just Don’t Understand

Just as every state has its own regional dialect, every state also has words and phrases that aren’t commonly used. Here are a few things guaranteed to make Arkansans say, “Huh?”

How’d we do? Can you think of other things Arkansans just don’t understand?

J.B. Weisenfels
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.