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Old 04-15-2011, 02:47 PM
 
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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...and then you woke up.
Seriously, no one copies Atlanta slang. Deep south accents may favor Atlanta slang but no one copies it.
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Old 04-15-2011, 03:04 PM
 
Location: Miami, FL
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Miami has to be the region with the WORST slang. It is so damn annoying. Here we use "bro" to end every sentence. You know-a-mean, bro? We also use "right quick" to mean really quick or in a hurry. Like let me have a sip of your drink right quick. I know, it doesn't make grammatical sense. We also have the usual: brah, bruh, bro, doe, daw, yo,. And this is not including the chonga slang, I don't even want to get into that. Less juss say ees reelee anno-ying, kayy broo?
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Old 04-15-2011, 03:14 PM
 
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Miami has to be the region with the WORST slang. It is so damn annoying. Here we use "bro" to end every sentence. You know-a-mean, bro? We also use "right quick" to mean really quick or in a hurry. Like let me have a sip of your drink right quick. I know, it doesn't make grammatical sense. We also have the usual: brah, bruh, bro, doe, daw, yo,. And this is not including the chonga slang, I don't even want to get into that. Less juss say ees reelee anno-ying, kayy broo?
I hate the word "bro," but I think many people across the south use "right quick" or "right fast."
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Old 04-15-2011, 03:18 PM
 
Location: Miami, FL
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I hate the word "bro," but I think many people across the south use "right quick" or "right fast."
Hmm I didn't know that, although I have been hearing right quick for the past 15+ years... pretty sure it started here. At least we can share our misery and hatred of that stupid phrase with the South.
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Old 04-15-2011, 03:30 PM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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Miami has to be the region with the WORST slang. It is so damn annoying. Here we use "bro" to end every sentence. You know-a-mean, bro? We also use "right quick" to mean really quick or in a hurry. Like let me have a sip of your drink right quick. I know, it doesn't make grammatical sense. We also have the usual: brah, bruh, bro, doe, daw, yo,. And this is not including the chonga slang, I don't even want to get into that. Less juss say ees reelee anno-ying, kayy broo?
Yeah, annie is right. right quick is used alot throughout the south. I known in Texas, that and with the quickness ( I think that came from the Bay, not sure) is used alot. But right quick is something even I say. BTW, yeah, I here Miamians sometimes put much in their sentence. Like, "I didn't even much give her that my number." I always laughed at that. I think that's said throughout Florida. I also hear Miamians replacing here with huh sometimes. Don't ask me to use that in a sentence because I can't describe it.
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Old 04-15-2011, 03:51 PM
 
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chicago

strag = a promiscuous female...like "yeah, shorty a strag famo, don't make that yo main piece"

therm = a lame person..like "i told you ol girl was a strag, and you went and married her? boy yousa therm"

goofass = a way of calling sombody a goofy ass, but its said all together..like "getcho goofass outta here" (getcho = get your)

and we don't say "charlie", its more like "cholly"..like "wat up cholly"

ca = car
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Old 04-15-2011, 04:31 PM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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chicago

strag = a promiscuous female...like "yeah, shorty a strag famo, don't make that yo main piece"

therm = a lame person..like "i told you ol girl was a strag, and you went and married her? boy yousa therm"

goofass = a way of calling sombody a goofy ass, but its said all together..like "getcho goofass outta here" (getcho = get your)

and we don't say "charlie", its more like "cholly"..like "wat up cholly"

ca = car
And people say Chicagoans don't have Southern ways in them. pfft
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Old 04-15-2011, 08:51 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Waddown jo
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Old 04-15-2011, 09:02 PM
 
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The Bay Area's got the best slang. Everyone knows that!
Bay area slang is Hella lame lol
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Old 04-15-2011, 09:03 PM
 
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Seriously, no one copies Atlanta slang. Deep south accents may favor Atlanta slang but no one copies it.
No one copies Atlanta slang? All them NY cats do. Just listen to all the garbage ass rap songs coming out of NY right now. It's like they study ATL lyrics
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