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!

For more strange Ohioan habits, check out our previous article: 12 Extremely Weird Things Only People From Ohio Do.

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