You’re A True Ohioan If You Can Pronounce These 9 Words The Right Way
Here in Ohio, we tend to pronounce words the way we want to pronounce them—even if that means we add letters that don’t technically belong. If you’ve lived in the Buckeye State long enough, you’ve likely developed this one-of-a-kind language overtime without even noticing it. The following are 9 words Ohioans pronounce in a unique way. See which ones you say and let us know what others should be added to the list:
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Do you pronounce these words the Ohio way? What others would you add to this list? Let us know!
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.
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