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

Illinois is such an awesome place, and we’re flooded with tourists because of it. But out-of-staters sometimes say words or phrases that make us go “uhhhhhhh.” Here are ten of our favorites:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What other words do out-of-staters say that you just can’t wrap your head around?