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1. Lowe Mi


English Translation

Leave me alone


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi tiad ah yuh, lowe mi
English: I'm tired of you, leave me alone



posted on January 13, 2019
2. A suh wi stay


English Translation

That's how we are


Example Sentences

Patois: Wi nuh fraid, a suh wi stay
English: We aren't afraid, that's how we are



posted on December 12, 2018
3. Gwaan suh


English Translation

Acting like that


Example Sentences

Patois: Wah mek yuh ah gwaan suh?
English: Why are you acting like that?



posted on December 12, 2018

4. Bun weed


English Translation

smoke weed


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh did a bun weed?
English: Were you smoking weed?



posted on December 8, 2018
5. Same suh


English Translation

The same way


Example Sentences

Patois: A same suh mi dweet
English: It's the same way I do it



posted on December 8, 2018