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.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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