Learn Jamaican Patwa Basics 6

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A simple Jamaican Patwa to English translation of some basic words and phrases. Get more at http://growingupjamaican.com/

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Learn Jamaican Patwa Basics 6

  1. 1. Lesson 6Jamaican Patois
  2. 2. A woman and her cat – Wah uhman wid har pussA man and his car - Wah man an him cyarThey are reading their books – Dem a read dehhbook
  3. 3. a woman and her husband – Wah uhman widhar husbanda girl and her parents - Wah gyal and harparents dem
  4. 4. a woman and her children - Wah uhman an harpickney demparents and their sons - Parents ah dem sondem.
  5. 5. a mother and her baby – Wah madda an harbabya husband and his wife - Wah husband an ihewife
  6. 6. The woman and her cat are playing - Dih uhmanand har puss a playWho is eating? – A who a nyam?
  7. 7. This is my father - Dis a mi faddaThe boys are brothers – Di bwoy dem a bredda
  8. 8. These are my children - Dem a fimmi pickneyThis is my mother - Dis a mi madda
  9. 9. how old are you? - how ole u be??i am four years old - mi four year ole
  10. 10. how old is he? - how old ihe be??he is twelve years old - him a twelve years old
  11. 11. how old is she? - how old she be?She is nine years old - she a nine years old

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