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January 19, 2020

after » dèyè

Kids are lining up one after the other.

Timoun yo fè liy youn dèyè lòt.

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English has had a large influence on many languages, and Haitian Creole is not an exception.  The occupation by the United States (July 28, 1915 – August 1, 1934) had several significant effects on Haitian language.  Words like chany, or shoe shiner, and kannistè, or canister were introduced into the Haitian Creole language during the […]

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Li atik sa a an kreyòl. December is finally here – which means that everyone is in a festive mood. The holiday season in Haiti is very similar to everywhere else in the world

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Haitian Proverbs » Pawòl Granmoun

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Haitian Creole


Bat chen an, tann mèt li.


Beat the dog, but wait for its master.

Byen mal pa lanmò.


Not well is not death.

Byen prese pa rive.


In a hurry will not arrive.

Byen pre pa lakay.


Being close does not mean you are home.

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