WOM Series 4 Sav no5to7

Today’s post is a three-for-one. Two of the words have been covered in previous Creole series.

Word: Bwa
Definition: log, wood, woods, (also means arm, to outrun)
Pronunciation: as written
Part of Speech: noun

Word: I
Definition: he/she/it – pronoun –
Pronunciation: “e” and in the letter e
Part of Speech: pronoun

Word: Ka
Definition: verb marker that denotes present tense and usually precede a verb (I.e. Mwen ka maché = I am walking)
Pronunciation: pronounced as “ca” in canon
Part of Speech: verb marker that denotes present tense and usually precede a verb (I.e. Mwen ka maché = I am walking)

So far we’ve learned seven words:
Zandoli + sav + ki + pyé + bwa + I + ka = lizard + knows + which + tree + log + to

Stay tuned for the next word.

Natural. Beautiful. You.,
Ben.ar.dett, Creator of Sénica Products
www.senicanaturals.com

Word of the Month: Dominican Creole is designed to introduce the Kwèyòl (Creole) language of  the Commonwealth of Dominica, the inspiration for the Sénica product line. For more information on Dominica, visit www.dominica.dm Learn a new Creole word every month with the Word of the Month: Dominican Creole series. This initiative began in February 2011. A new series is held annually and the duration is determined by the proverb, phrase or words selected. In 2014, we transition to a week-long focus with daily posts sharing a new Creole word along with the definition, part of speech and pronunciation of that word.  Stay tuned at www.senicanaturals.com/blog

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