Favorite Colloquialisms

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    Mine is... "No can help haole that's why!" It means you can't help yourself you are just stupid.
    What's yours?
     
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    from that same part of the country:

    "hey, brau, you like make one beef o whut?"

    "hey, brau, got plenty"

    "shoot, couz, if can!"

    from New England:

    "are you cereal?"

    from Texas:

    "as all get out"
     
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    I know the Hawaiian phrases can you translate the others?
     
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    the Yankeeism, I use on a daily basis -- as I understand it, it means "are you serious?"

    still working on the Texan phrase, sadly, it's less frequently heard than before, but seems to imply a superlative of whatever is being described
     
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