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How Pittsburgh Is Your Language?

Are you really from Pittsburgh if you don't call it the "Stillers"

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  1. What do you say?

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    Pittsburgh as "Pixburgh"
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    Steelers as "Stillers"
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    You all as "Yinz"
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    Rubberband as "Gumband"
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    "Worsh" instead of wash
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    Shire/flire instead of shower/flower
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    Probably is "Prolly"
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    A wax material for coloring is a "kran" (only jagoffs call it a crayon)
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    Oh and who says idiot? They're called jagoffs
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    The only grocery store you go to is "Jyn Iggle"
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    You use a buggy, not a shopping cart, at Jyn Iggle
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    You often Redd Up your bathroom
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    You've never heard of a town called "East Liberty" but you have been to "Sliberty"
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    Also, where is Gettysburg? You only know "Gettusburg"
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    And Slippery Rock University isn't real but Slippy Rock is
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    You hate when jaggers grow on your rosebushes
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    Who are the Pirates? They're the buccos.
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    You have a favorite "pop" brand
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    You enjoy a good "sammich" from time to time
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    But that sammich better be a jumbo...a small one but jumbo
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    You enjoy riding the incline dahntahn
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    You hate traffic in the "Scorll Hill" tunnel
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    Milk is actually "melk" and vanilla is really "vanella"
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    You know more than what's on the list "n'at" is what makes you Pittsburghese
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