By Sarah Carroll
You can spot a tourist a mile away if they pronounce words in a certain way you’re not used to.
Sometimes it’s because they have an accent, but in certain cases, they’re just straight up wrong!
Thrillist recently posted a list of the U.S. cities we’ve been mispronouncing for way too long, and gosh darn it, it blew our minds.
Read up on a few of them below and stop embarrassing yourself!
La Jolla, California
Pronounced: La HOY-a
Not: La HOLLA
Click HERE to see the entire list!