Never Mispronounce These 8 Words In Front Of An Oregonian

The surest way to make an Oregonian cringe is by mispronouncing the name of our state, rivers, towns, cities, or streets. Whether you’re thinking about moving to Oregon, or just plan on visiting, it’s probably a good idea to start brushing up on some of the local vocabulary. The following are 8 words that you should never mispronounce in front of an Oregonian.

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