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Learn Haitian Creole

Kreolspråken har utvecklats från pidginspråk (förenklade språk), men har tagits upp av nästa generation som modersmål. Haitisk kreol har ett ordförråd som främst kommer från franskan. Grammatiken kan förenklas och ändras till den grad att den helt skiljer sig från det ursprungliga språket.

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Fun facts about Haitian Creole

The phrase 'when hens grow teeth' (lè poul va fè dan) means 'never'!

If someone is acting in a silly manner, you can say that they 'voye flè' (throw flowers).

The way to get around in Haiti is by the buses called tap taps (which literally means 'quick quicks').

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