Take This Slang Quiz and We’ll Guess if You Should Move Out of Canada

WORLD

By: Heather Cahill

5 Min Quiz

Image: Seth K. Hughes / Image Source / Getty Images

About This Quiz

Living in Canada is exciting and amazing, all at the same time! There's no wonder that people move to the country every single day. Once you're all moved into Canada and settled, there's no more perfect time to learn Canadian slang than now! Canada is known for its easy slang like "eh" and "toque," but there is much more to learn than just those! Now is the time to tell us which slang you use most often in everyday conversation.

You've sat on a Chesterfield, tried a box of Timbits and grabbed some homo milk from the store. But have you ever seen or wore a doeskin? While there's basic Canadian slang that's used around the country, there is also plenty of regional slang that is more exclusive to individual provinces and territories as well. There should be a Canadian dictionary specifically for all of these interesting slang words, eh? You might be more accustomed to using slang that is used around the world rather than just in Canada, and that's OK too. There's lots of it to go around!

Have you considered moving out of Canada? Use the slang that you would in your day-to-day, and we'll tell you if you should stay in Canada or move out of it!

Whether at Tim Horton's or Starbucks, can you choose a slang word that you might use when ordering coffee?

Advertisement

Think of the foods that you love. Which of the following do you eat the most?

Advertisement

When you go into a store, what do you call the area where you leave your car while shopping?

Advertisement

Stores go by all kinds of names, but which slang term for a store is one that you use?

Advertisement

When it comes to the police service, what's a word that you might use for them?

Advertisement

Sliding down hills in the winter is a favorite of many Canadians. What do you call the item you use for sliding?

Advertisement

In the cold, Canadian wintertime, what do you call the hat that keeps your head warm?

Advertisement

When it comes to driving, how do you describe the speed that you're traveling at?

Advertisement

The cheesy and delicious pasta that many in the country enjoy goes by what name for you?

Advertisement

What do you call the item that kids often carry on their backs when they go to school?

Advertisement

You see something that is visually appealing. Which word do you use to describe it?

Advertisement

What name do you use for the item that you might kick back and relax on after a long day?

Advertisement

Canadians are viewed as great people around the world. Which word do you use to refer to a Canadian?

Advertisement

When you visit Tim Horton's, which word do you use when ordering a donut?

Advertisement

What do you usually wear on your upper half when you go out into the cold winter snow?

Advertisement

Canadians are known for calling electricity something different. What do you call it?

Advertisement

How might you finish off a sentence out of the following words?

Advertisement

Canada has a good amount of exclusive chocolate bars. Which one would you pick up to eat?

Advertisement

You'd be most likely to refer to money as which of the following?

Advertisement

When you're leaving somewhere, which word might you use to tell others that you're getting on your way?

Advertisement

What do you call a period of time where you work to gain experience in the future field that you choose for your career?

Advertisement

Going outside means wearing protection on your feet. What do you call your pair?

Advertisement

Which slang word would you use for someone who could be considered a "suck up?"

Advertisement

A drink that's fizzy and non-alcoholic goes by what name in your books?

Advertisement

There are many unique events around Canada, but can you choose a celebration that you might enjoy celebrating?

Advertisement

When you're eating, what do you call the thin paper that you use to clean your mouth?

Advertisement

How would you tell someone that they should do or take something?

Advertisement

Canadian money is well-known for its beauty around the world, but what do you call a one-dollar coin?

Advertisement

You would be most likely to drink which of the following tasty beverages?

Advertisement

What do you call the cold yet delicious treat that is enjoyed by Canadians around the country in the summer?

Advertisement

Explore More Quizzes

About HowStuffWorks Play

How much do you know about dinosaurs? What is an octane rating? And how do you use a proper noun? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks Play is here to help. Our award-winning website offers reliable, easy-to-understand explanations about how the world works. From fun quizzes that bring joy to your day, to compelling photography and fascinating lists, HowStuffWorks Play offers something for everyone. Sometimes we explain how stuff works, other times, we ask you, but we’re always exploring in the name of fun! Because learning is fun, so stick with us!