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Post by >THE Ben Reilly< on Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:15 pm

I'll give my answers first:

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? SonnyCalderon_Drinks

"Coke"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? PileOfPecans

"Puh-KAHNS"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Wire-shopping-cart-180L

"Shopping cart" (older Texans may call it a "buggy")

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Crawfish

"Crawdad/crawdaddy"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Firefly+lights_up

"Firefly"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Bucket

"Bucket"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Air_jordan1-565x424_5

"Tennis shoes" (even though these are for basketball)

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Ice-hockey_2861332b

"Hockey"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Woman-cooking-skillet-meal-chefmom

"Fixing" a meal ("Fixing" can also mean "preparing to do something," so it's perfectly grammatical where I'm from to be "fixing to fix a meal")
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Post by Guest on Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:22 pm

Ben_Reilly wrote:I'll give my answers first:

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? SonnyCalderon_Drinks

"Coke"   Coke only for the middle, orange and lemon either side

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? PileOfPecans

"Puh-KAHNS"   Peecans

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Wire-shopping-cart-180L

"Shopping cart" (older Texans may call it a "buggy")   Trolley

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Crawfish

"Crawdad/crawdaddy"   Crayfish

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Firefly+lights_up

"Firefly" - same, although I don't think we have them lol

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Bucket

"Bucket"  same

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Air_jordan1-565x424_5

"Tennis shoes" (even though these are for basketball)   Trainers

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Ice-hockey_2861332b

"Hockey"  Ice Hockey

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Woman-cooking-skillet-meal-chefmom

"Fixing" a meal ("Fixing" can also mean "preparing to do something," so it's perfectly grammatical where I'm from to be "fixing to fix a meal")   Cooking dinner

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Post by >THE Ben Reilly< on Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:28 pm

Ugh, I hate the "pee-can" pronunciation Smile I've been hearing a commercial on the radio all day for "pee-can pie," that's actually what inspired the thread.
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Post by Guest on Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:32 pm

LOL!  I'm afraid on this side of the water, pecans they will stay.

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Post by veya_victaous on Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:33 pm

Ben_Reilly wrote:I'll give my answers first:

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? SonnyCalderon_Drinks

"Coke"  same or 'soft drink'

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? PileOfPecans

"Puh-KAHNS"  "Pee-cans"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Wire-shopping-cart-180L

"Shopping cart" (older Texans may call it a "buggy")  "Shoppin'trolley"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Crawfish

"Crawdad/crawdaddy"  Yabbie or Marion Depends which Aussie Freshwater Crustacean you have pulled out, we also have 'Bugs' that are  "Location bugs" (e.g Balmain bugs, Morten bay bugs) they can come in a variety of shapes often more like horseshoe crabs

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Firefly+lights_up

"Firefly"  same but they we don't have them at all so just from TV

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Bucket

"Bucket" same

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Air_jordan1-565x424_5

"Tennis shoes" (even though these are for basketball)  sneakers/joggers/runners interchangeable for an 'active wear' shoe although those might get call high-tops

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Ice-hockey_2861332b

"Hockey"  "ICE hockey"

What do you call this/how do you pronounce it? Woman-cooking-skillet-meal-chefmom

"Fixing" a meal ("Fixing" can also mean "preparing to do something," so it's perfectly grammatical where I'm from to be "fixing to fix a meal")

"cookin"   which is also slang for doing something

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Post by Victorismyhero on Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:37 pm

over here if you were to tell someone you ere "fixing" a meal, you would likely get arrested on a charge of threatening to poison

its ok to "fix" a car
but not a race

iots ok to fix your house

but not an election


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Post by Original Quill on Wed Nov 25, 2015 7:03 am

Ben_Reilly wrote:Ugh, I hate the "pee-can" pronunciation Smile I've been hearing a commercial on the radio all day for "pee-can pie," that's actually what inspired the thread.

You ain't been to N'ahlins, boy? Ain't had no peecan prawleens? Wink

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