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1. One pot


English Translation

Mixed dish


Definition

A dish where all ingredients are cooked together


Example Sentences

Patois: Sunday dinner a one pot.
English: Sunday dinner is a mixed dish.



posted on July 20, 2024

2. Lightning


English Translation

Fast person


Definition

Someone known for their speed or quickness


Example Sentences

Patois: Di lightning bwoy win di race again.
English: The fast person won the race again.



posted on July 20, 2024

3. Nyamming


English Translation

Eating


Definition

The act of eating


Example Sentences

Patois: Wi nyamming right now, call back later.
English: We are eating right now, call back later.



posted on July 19, 2024

4. Ital soul


English Translation

Naturalist


Definition

A person who lives a natural and healthy lifestyle


Example Sentences

Patois: Di ital soul a plant up some herbs.
English: The naturalist is planting some herbs.



posted on July 19, 2024

5. Mackerel run down


English Translation

Mackerel stew


Definition

A dish made with mackerel and coconut milk


Example Sentences

Patois: Mackerel run down mek yuh mouth water.
English: Mackerel stew makes your mouth water.



posted on July 18, 2024