More for my fellow Texans
I scored these goodies over at Miss Cellania’s blog.
air– 60 minutes.
“Ah monly drivin 50 mahls pur air.” – (hour)
all– 1. a liquid hydocarbon which is produced from deep in the earth. 2. complete or whole.
“Hid take all thuh all in Teksus tuh keep them Yankees warm thus winner.” – (1. oil – not to be confused with the Southern pronounciation, “awl”. 2. all)
ha– 1. upper elevation. 2. a state of inebriation.
“Thuh Mahl-Ha Stadyum iz in Denver.” – (high)
opsit– completely different.
“Thay say opsits attrack.” – (opposite)
smatter– the objective of inquiries about one’s health or condition.
“Whut smatter wichew, boy?” – (what is the matter)
ustuh– expression when in the past an act was or was not performed.
“Way shore ustuh hav uh lottuh fun going tuh thuh Texus-OU game.” – (used to)
war– 1. a standard metallic fiber. 2. a colloquial term for a telegram.
“They’s not uh cow been bornd whut can brayke thoo uh strang uh bob-war.” – (wire)
zatrot– an inquiring comment indicating message understood, but not totally believed; normally used alone and followed by an affirmative response like, “uh-huh”. – (is that right)
And Budâ€™s tribute to Texans (I think theyâ€™re talking about my yellow rose tattoo here): Bud Light’s Tribute to Way Too Proud of Texas Guy