Here Are 8 Crazy Street Names In Chicago That Will Leave You Baffled
With the mix of cultures found in Chicago, it’s no wonder that there are some names here and there that are more difficult to pronounce. Many street names in the city are derived from Irish, Polish, and Mexican roots. See which of these eight streets you’re saying wrong.
It’s like nails on a chalkboard for a Chicagoan to hear one of these names pronounces incorrectly. Read this before you make anyone mad.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.