(patois) Yow, Mark dehyah?
(english) Hey, is Mark here?
Not selling out
Slang expression for saying that no matter what happens, you'll always be loyal to your friends
Patois: Mi nah sell out
English: I will always be loyal to my friends
Slang term for saying that one is going out
Patois: Likkle More, mi ago crush di road
English: See you later, I’m going out
Patois: Gud Mawning, mi neva si yuh last nite, weh yuh did deh?
English: Good morning, I didn’t see you last night, where were you?
English : Hi Suzie! It’s been a long time since I have seen you girl. Patois : But wait! Suzie? Gal yuh nuh dead yet? (But wait! Suzie? Girl, I thought you’d be dead by now). English : He is not too bright. Patois : Geesas Christ! What a bwoy Dunce. (Jesus Christ! This boy is a dunce)