Fixin' To - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. I’m fixin’ to tell you that this phrase is as Southern as sweet tea. When you’re fixin’ to do something, it’s going to happen, but you also may decide to take your sweet time.
"Goodness Gracious" is a Southernism you will hear when a man or woman receives distressing news. We are a hospitable people who truly care about the welfare of others. When someone is in distress, it saddens us. We rush to see what we can do to help.
He Was Funny as All Get Out - 12 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. “All get out” finds its way into Southern phrases constantly, and it intensifies any statement. I was surprised as all get out. It was bad as all get out. Anything to the degr
saying "Quit ur bellyaching! (complaining) R there really people that all this stuff just a'int natural and they really need it 'splained? How n the heck do they carry on conversations much less 'splain" themselves?