A Guide to Midwest Language

you betcha = yes
okey dokey = OK
pritt'n nearly = almost
Thanks a bunch = Thanks a lot
all the farther = as far as
hayund = hand
shigger = sugar
sump'm = something
reconnize = recognize
tuh = to
ant = aunt
fer = for
were = we're
sooner = rather
yer = your
sher = sure
tennies = tennis shoes
merry = marry
agin = again
then = than
milk shake = frappe
malt = malted frappe
pop = soda
are = our
cumfterble = comfortable
inneresting = interesting
sweetie-patootie = sweetheart