Patois: Di skoolah dem nah act rite
English: The schoolers aren't acting right
Everywhere I turn, I'm poked by torns
Everywhere I go, I encounter obstacles
Take me for an idiot
Patois: It luk like yuh tek mi fi eediat
English: It looks like you take me for an idiot
Patois: A suh mi tan
English: That's how I am
Who are you talking to?
Patois: Im a gud wukka
English: He's a good worker
Patois: Mi leff it uppa di house
English: I left it up at the house
Patois: Tap di rampin
English: Stop the playing
Patois: Nuh worry, wi deh yah
English: Don't worry, we're here
Slang term use to refer to a respected person
Patois: Mi G, wah yuh waah?
English: My General, what do you want?
What have you been up to?
What are you doing?