Things I Cannot Translate Directly Into Kreyòl

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Tayi
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Things I Cannot Translate Directly Into Kreyòl

Post by Tayi » Wed Dec 17, 2008 11:06 am

How would you best translate the following? : (My suggestions are in paretheses)

1. That's funny!
(sa fè ri?)
2. This is fun!
(Sa gen filing OR sa gen bon ti plezi)
3. He is funny!
(li blagè OR li fè moun ri)
4. She is fun!
(.....)

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Guysanto
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Post by Guysanto » Wed Dec 17, 2008 1:03 pm

1. Sa komik wi!

2. Woooooooooooooooooooooou! bèl bagay! "Sweet!"

3. Misye komik wi!

4. I'll leave that one for Leonel.

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Post by Leoneljb » Thu Dec 18, 2008 8:15 am

Sa'w kite pou mwen an papa?
She is Fun?
Li bon!
Li gou!
Se sa nEt!
Li amizan!
Li mete'm nan lokal mwen!
Li fE'm kontan!
Gen lOt toujou, men fOm t'a konn nan ki kontEks ke li fun lan!
Leonel

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Post by Guysanto » Thu Dec 18, 2008 8:35 am

[quote]Li mete'm nan lokal mwen![/quote]
Bon, mwen pa t' konnen sila! Se sak rive nan Ann Pale. Ou aprann yon bagay chak jou, menm natif natal yo.

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