A top 10 list of the most common, shocking words that only Canadians understand and say daily.
Commonly referred to as $2, this Canadian term simply means $2.
This Canadian word is more commonly referred to as sneakers or tennis shoes.
Commonly referred to as a ‘wedding party’ anywhere else in the world, this word is still commonly used in its origin, Thunder Bay, Ontario.
7. Fire Hall
Known as a fire station or firehouse, ‘fire hall’ is simply the Canadian term.
6. Mickey, Two-Four
If you haven’t used or heard the word ‘mickey’ its hard to believe you are Canadian. A ‘mickey’ and a ‘two-four’ are both Measurements of alcohol.
5. All Dressed (Chips)
Almost all Canadians have said or heard of all dressed chips, but most Canadians probably don’t know that all dressed chips are available in Canada and not the United States.
Commonly refereed to as popsicles or frosties, this word has taken over the childhood of all Canadians.
3. Pencil Crayon
Commonly refereed to as a ‘colored pencil’ in the United States, which actually makes more sense.
Commonly referred to as ‘powdered sugar’ in the United States.
Ever wondered how people in other countries recognize that you are from Canada? It is most likely because you have said ‘eh’ without even realizing it. If you haven’t said this at least once, it is safe to say you are NOT Canadian.