10 Words And Phrases That Will Make You Swear Ohioans Have Their Own Language
By April Dray|Published July 21, 2017
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
Here in Ohio, some of our common terms and phrases can get some strange looks when we’re out of state. That’s OK though. We can’t expect everyone to know the true origin of Buffalo Wild Wings or the correct way to refer to a carbonated beverage without ice cream. The following are 10 words and phrases that will make you swear Ohioans have their own language. See how many you use: