Never Mispronounce These 16 Words In Front Of A Wisconsinite

If we listed every part of the state with a Native American root to its name, this would be a very long list, but those town, river and location names seem to be the words that most confuse people when they’re here in the Dairy State. Usually, it’s an accent (or lack thereof) that is the first telltale sign someone isn’t a Wisconsinite, but it’s also really fun and funny to give them a list of local town names and ask them to say them aloud.

Here’s a pretty good list of the toughest words for out-of-towners to pronounce:

What other words do folks trip up on that let you know they aren’t from around here? Let us know in the comments!

Looking for more ways to tell is someone is native? Show them these memes and see whether or not they laugh!