If You Can Pronounce These 11 Words, You’ve Lived In Massachusetts For Far Too Long

Living in Massachusetts endows you with a certain set of skills, such as successfully getting salt water taffy out of your hair and driving down frozen highways in the middle of a blizzard. But we’re also pretty good at pronouncing some seemingly unpronounceable words. Here are 15 words that basically only Massachusetts natives can say right.

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What other words do you think only Massachusetts natives can pronounce right? Let us know in the comments! If you want to know more about those strange Massachusetts town names, check out the meaning behind some of the most interesting town names in the state.