You know you're from Suffolk when . . .

You flocked to Chick-fil-A's grand opening in Port

You flocked to Chick-fil-A's grand opening in Port Jefferson Station in 2015. The Atlanta-based eatery had such success on Nesconset Highway that locations in Hicksville and Commack opened up as well. (Credit: Ed Betz)

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Nassau and Suffolk counties have distinct identities, and the people living in each area have special knowledge that ties them to their counties. For instance, if you're from Suffolk, you know how to pronounce Ronkonkoma, Hauppauge, Islandia, Copiague and Patchogue. The following examples were culled from our social media followers and staff. Send your suggestions to

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