If You Can Pronounce These 7 Words, You’ve Lived In Rhode Island For Far Too Long

If you’ve spent a considerable amount of time in the Ocean State, pronouncing even the most complicated names is a breeze. That being said, we definitely have some interesting words and phrases that make out-of-staters scratch their heads in wonder. In fact, some of them might even confuse a longtime local. How many of these can you pronounce unprompted?

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Did you learn anything new? Don’t worry — Rhode Island may be a small state, but there’s definitely a lot to learn about it.