It's no secret that Montreal is one seriously special city. Not only is the city itself seriously awesome, but the people who live here are, too.

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Naturally, with people this unique, we're bound to have some pretty unique words for things. And we do, actually; if you've been here, you've probably noticed things referred to a little differently here than any other place. 


In Montreal, we call it a steamie

Everywhere else: an all-dressed hot dog


In Montreal, we call it tire sur la neige

Everywhere else: maple taffy


In Montreal, we call it a dep

Everywhere else: Corner store


In Montreal, we call it La Ronde

Everywhere else: Six Flags


In Montreal, we call it construction season

Everywhere else: a calendar year


In Montreal, we call it a casse-croute

Everywhere else: a diner


In Montreal, we call it a marché

Everywhere else: a farmer's market


In Montreal, we call it the "Met" or the autoroute 

Everywhere else: the highway


In Montreal, we call it the pharmacy

Everywhere else: the drugstore 


In Montreal, we call them roads

Everywhere else: potholes


In Montreal, we call it a terrasse

Everywhere else: patio

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