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

Sometimes it seems like Nashville has a language all its own, what with its Tennessee sayings and southern drawl filtered liberally throughout the city. Whether you’re from Music City itself or made your way over as a transplant – no shame, folks! – there are a few choice words that should definitely garner a bit of your attention. If you pronounce them wrong, you’re sure to get a few confused looks and a tad bit of judgment. Let us help you out!

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We have a few other crazy words and saying, but you’ll find them across the entire span of Tennessee.