15 Phrases That Will Make You Swear Bostonians Have Their Own Language

It’s widely known that Bostonians have an accent. Technically, there are multiple accents associated with different parts of the city. However, even when you look beyond our unique way of pronouncing things, what about the words that we’re actually saying? Some visitors find that our slang leaves them as lost and confused as if they were hearing a foreign language. Here are some phrases that you’ll only hear in Massachusetts, especially in Boston:

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