Words and Phrases You Should Know Before You Visit Louisiana
Lafayette, LA (KPEL News) - Our Colorado relatives recently visited the family in Rayne and Lafayette. It's been a while since they've visited Louisiana, but they've become accustomed to the words and phrases we use, even if they have no idea what we're talking about. Most of the time, they just smile and nod politely.
I've compiled a short list of some of the words and phrases that Cajuns use that are confusing if you aren't fortunate enough to live in God's country. We know several others could be included, but we don't want to overwhelm anyone.
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