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Krio

Krio is an English-based creole used in Sierra Leone and neighboring countries.


version one from Sierra Leone's capital Freetown

1) Wey mi room dey?

2) Wey di beach dey?

3) Wey di bar dey?

4) Nor touch mi dey so!



version two

1) Way me room?

2) Oosai de beach day?

3) Oosai de bar day?

4) Nor touch me day!



Language information at Wikipedia and Ethnologue

Alternate names for Krio include Creole and Patois


The four essential
travel phrases in English:

1) Where is my room?
2) Where is the beach?
3) Where is the bar?
4) Don't touch me there!
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