9 Phrases That Will Make You Swear North Carolinians Have Their Own Language

Every state has their own way of speaking that will make outsiders wonder what they’re actually talking about and North Carolina is no exception. From how we order at a restaurant to cheers for our favorite sports teams, we’ve got plenty of phrases here in North Carolina that’ll leave outsiders confused. Here are nine of our favorites.

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What’s a saying that you’ve only heard in North Carolina? Tell us in the comments.

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