If You Can Pronounce These 10 Words, You've Lived In Texas For Far Too Long
By Katie Lawrence|Published May 03, 2018
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
Here in Texas, we have plenty of places and words with pronunciations that even left us scratching our heads at first – so imagine how difficult it must be for non-Texans and newbies to the state. Here are 10 words that only those of us who hail from the Lone Star State can pronounce.
What other words can only Texans pronounce? Add to our list in the comments below. Then, head over to this article and learn about some town names in our state that are just downright silly – you’ve probably never even heard of most of them!
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