If You Can Pronounce These 8 Words, You’ve Lived In Milwaukee For Far Too Long
In the Midwest, we use some strange language. Milwaukeeans are sometimes even worse, though none of us will admit that we even have an accent. Some of our words are odd and others have just been overtaken by Milwaukee accents. If you’ve lived here for a while, we’re sure you’ve picked up some new words, but are you pronouncing them in a true Milwaukee fashion?
Do you pronounce all of these words the true Milwaukee way? Which ones haven’t you figured out yet? Are there any other odd ones you can think of? Let us know in the comments below!
E Jamar is a published writer based in Milwaukee, WI. Despite being a Midwesterner at heart, you can often find them trekking throughout the states and discovering new hidden gems. When they're not traveling, you can find them discussing disability issues, cuddling their pug puppy, and checking out new local spots.