(patois) Sun too at, mi need a dahkahs
(english) The sun is too hot, I need a sunglass
So you want to learn how to speak like a Jamaican? Maybe you have Jamaican family members or friends and have a very difficult time understanding their thick accent, maybe you are a fan of reggae music and would like to know what those awesome sounding lyrics actually mean, or maybe you just want to know how to speak like a Jamaican because let’s face it, it looks and sounds pretty impressive.
Patois: Yuh did a bun weed?
English: Were you smoking weed?
The same way
Patois: A same suh mi dweet
English: It's the same way I do it
That's where it's at
Patois: If yuh waah gud food a deh suh it deh
English: If you want good food, that's where it's at