Author: Betty J. Turnbull
Release Date: 2005-06
Genre: Creole dialects, French
This is a workbook that goes along with the 16 lessons of Creole Made Easy. In addition, the workbook has 7 additional chapters containing survival Creole. These chapters include Numbers and Time, Months, Days, Seasons, and Weather, Colors, Family and Friends, Marketplace and Food, Around the House, Health and Medicine. Each chapter contains additional explanations to Creole Made Easy chapters, practical lessons with worksheets to see how you are doing, and insightful glances into the Haitian culture and language.Also included is a final exam. All worksheets and exams have a corresponding answer key. This is a must have to the Creole Made Easy series.
Author: Wally R. Turnbull
Publisher: Light Messages Publishing
Release Date: 2016-10-17
Genre: Foreign Language Study
The most widely used introduction to Haitian Creole. A simple guide to Haitian Creole for English speaking people. The basic elements of Creole grammar and vocabulary in sixteen easy lessons. How to pronounce Creole words. Simple exercises with translation keys. Dictionary of 4,700 Creole - English words. In less than an hour a day the short lessons will have you speaking basic Creole in about a week. You will learn key Creole words, how to pronounce those words, and how to put those words together into useful sentences. This book is ideal for those who will visit or work in Haiti and desire to communicate with her people.
Author: Anand Syea
Release Date: 2017-01-06
Genre: Foreign Language Study
French Creoles: A Comprehensive and Comparative Grammar is the first complete reference to present the morphology, grammar and syntax of a representative selection of French Creoles in one volume. The book is organised to promote a thorough understanding of the grammar of French Creoles and presents its complexities in a concise and readable form. An extensive index, cross-referencing and a generous use of headings provides readers with immediate access to the information they require. The varieties included within the volume provide a representative collection of French Creoles from the Indian, Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, including: Mauritian Creole, Seychelles Creole, Reunion Creole (where relevant), Haitian Creole, Martinique Creole, Guadeloupe Creole, Guyanese French Creole, Karipuna, St. Lucia Creole, Louisiana Creole and Tayo. By providing a comprehensive description of a range of French Creoles in a clear and non-technical manner, this grammar is the ideal reference for all linguists and researchers with an interest in Creole studies and in French, descriptive and historical linguistics.
This is a prayer book, but it is unlike many others you may have seen. This book is unique, not only because each prayer is accompanied by a striking photograph, but because each prayer is an example of sincere, heartfelt communication with God. These prayers of Haitian Christians converted from Voodooism reflect the paradoxically childlike yet deep faith of a mountain people who have come to know God as a Friend acquainted with their culture and daily lives. The photographs which accompany each prayer tells a story by itself.
Town and Country Creole Cooking: Traditional and Modern Recipes of Haiti is a collection of recipes for the best of Haiti's cuisine from the rustic fritters sold along the street to re ned lobster dishes found in the country's leading restaurants. With this step by step guide you can easily prepare the foods you know and love and others you will enjoy discovering. Straightforward directions and simple format make your cooking experience as easy as possible, while striving to maintain the authenticity of Haitian cuisine. Town and Country is loaded with extras and variations that make it a cook-friendly recipe collection. This book includes tips on cooking with Haitian avors and the uses of unique ingredients, along with charts that tell you the names of foods in French, Creole, and English. Be sure to watch for the added seasoning of Haitian proverbs sprinkled throughout the book - these show great wisdom and a delightful sense of humor.
Two CD set pronunciation practice guide accompanies the book Creole Made Easy. Ideal for students of the Creole language, newcomers, and visitors to Haiti. The CD set covers: How to pronounce Creole letters and words, the basic elements of Creole grammar, sixteen easy 15-20 minute lessons, and easy practice exercises in English with Creole translation. The Creole words and sentences in each of the sixteen lessons of the book Creole Made Easy are spoken so that the student may listen and practice. The Creole words and phrases are first spoken slowly and deliberately for maximum pronunciation emphasis. They are then repeated at a slow speaking pace with slight inflection for better contextual practice.
Author: Frenand Léger
Publisher: Educa Vision
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Pawol Lakay provides students with the opportunity to learn more than the Kreyol language. Every chapter of Pawol Lakay is made up of four lessons and a dossier with socio-historical and cultural information including Haitian proverbs. The dossiers provide substantial information on an aspect of Haitian culture and society related to the theme of the chapter. It allows students to explore in greater depth the topics taught in the chapter while promoting cultural analysis and cross-cultural comparisons.Includes 3 CDs.
Author: Albert Valdman
Release Date: 2017-04-06
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Haitian Creole (HC) is spoken by approximately 11,000,000 persons in Haiti and in diaspora communities in the United States and throughout the Caribbean. Thus, it is of great utility to Anglophone professionals engaged in various activitiesmedical, social, educational, welfare in these regions. As the most widely spoken and best described creole language, a knowledge of its vocabulary is of interest and utility to scholars in a variety of disciplines. The English-Haitian Creole Bilingual Dictionary (EHCBD) aims to assist anglophone users in constructing written and oral discourse in HC; it also will aid HC speakers to translate from English to their language. As the most elaborate and extensive linguistic tool available, it contains about 30 000 individual entries, many of which have multiple senses and include subentries, multiword phrases or idioms. The distinguishing feature of the EHCBD is the inclusion of translated sentence-length illustrative examples that provide important information on usage.
Teach Yourself Haitian Creole is the ultimate proven technique for you to master Haitian Creole in less than 3 months. This incredible book will guide you gradually from recognizing Creole alphabet, identifying the words and learning how to pronounce them easily with our Free Mp3 Audio Bonus. Teach Yourself Haitian Creole is not just another book for learning phrases, words, verbs and vocabulary. This amazing book will show you the hidden technique behind the languages and will give you the tools to learn it in a very short time. You will have everything you need to master the language, you just need to pay attention and follow the instructions given in this incredible book. The author of Teach Yourself Haitian Creole has acquired these skills throughout the years by learning more than 10 languages so far. Teach Yourself Haitian Creole is the product of his learning experience. Hundreds of people have already learned using this method; it is your time to learn now. Teach Yourself Haitian Creole consists of 10 lessons Taking you from recognizing the alphabet and its combinations, learning how to read and write Haitian Creole, even when you do not understand it yet working language patterns and tense construction. Walking out systematically to improve your skills and getting you to the final goal of "Speaking, reading, writing and understanding Haitian Creole." At the end, you will find yourself reading gospel messages in Haitian Creole. Isn't awesome? Did you imagine speaking Haitian Creole in less than 3 months? I know you might be hesitant to believe it, but there are many people already enjoying the languages experiences. People tend to think that learning a new language is a very difficult task and don't get me wrong "It is" when you do not have the correct tool or method to learn. Teach Yourself Haitian Creole is the ultimate method for you to learn easily and effectively. In my experience of language learning, I have found many difficult languages, but Haitian Creole has been so far "The easiest language" to learn. My students learn how to speak Haitian Creole with this very same book in less than 3 months. Try it now and you will have guarantee results. You will succeed in finally learning Haitian Creole.
In this first book of the bilingual Janjak and Freda series, cousins Janjak and Freda go with their godmother on an exciting adventure to Haiti's famous Iron Market. While there, they make many new friends, taste new fruits, and show the value of helping others when a runaway goat causes havoc in the market. The colorful text and beautiful illustrations will leave children dreaming up their own adventures. This story is told in such a way that the characters, scenery, and plot will be meaningful to both English speaking children and Creole speaking children. Rather than a literal translation, the Creole text has been rewritten by Wally Turnbull to provide the most authentic experience for Creole speakers.