Eat, eating, eaten etc...
Means either "eat" or "eating"
Patois: Fram mawning mi nuh nyam
English: Since morning I haven't eaten
Patois: Gimme food fi nyam
English: Give me food to eat
Patois: Yuh got any food fi nyam?
English: Do you have any food to eat?
Patois: Yuh nyam too much
English: You eat too much
Patois: Mi nuh nyam fram mawnin
English: I have not eaten since morning