If You Can Pronounce These 8 Words, You’ve Lived In Indiana For Far Too Long

Every state has their own way of saying things, from a slight drawl to a thick accent. While dialects range from state to state, Indiana also seems to have our own set of rules for how to say certain, seemingly predictable words. Here are 8 words often mispronounced in the Hoosier state…and if you can say them correctly, you’ve lived in Indiana for far too long!

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How many of these words did you pronounce correctly? For more fun facts about Hoosiers, check out these 10 strange habits Hoosiers have.