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You've visited the historic Brewster House in East Setauket and learned about its connection to Long Island's Culper Spy Ring, which helped George Washington win the Revolutionary War.(Credit: Barbara Russell)

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You know you're from Suffolk when...

Nassau and Suffolk counties have distinct identities, and the people living in each area have special knowledge that tie 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 litowns@newsday.com.