Creole Made Easy

Author: Wally R. Turnbull
Publisher: Light Messages Publishing
ISBN: 9781611530414
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.

Creole Made Easy Translation Dictionary

Author: Wally R. Turnbull
ISBN: 1611530105
Release Date: 2012-08-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Translate words from English to Haitian Creole and Creole to English. In addition to general vocabulary most medical terms are also included. Alternate meanings are listed along with the primary meaning of words. This is a practical reference for those who speak English wanting to learn and practice Creole and for Creole speakers who want to learn and practice English. This translation dictionary is ideal for work teams and medical teams as well as students and visitors to Haiti.

God is No Stranger

Author: Eleanor Turnbull
Publisher: Light Messages Publishing
ISBN: 9781611530971
Release Date: 2014-05-21
Genre: Religion

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.

Creole Made Easy Pronunciation Guide

Author: Wally Turnbull
ISBN: 096799375X
Release Date: 2003-01-01

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.

Paw l Lakay

Author: Frenand Léger
Publisher: Educa Vision
ISBN: 1584326875
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.

English Haitian Creole Bilingual Dictionary

Author: Albert Valdman
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9781532016004
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.

Haitian Creole for English Speakers

Author: Mandaly Claude Louis-Charles
ISBN: 9780557349739
Release Date: 2010-05
Genre: Education

This book is to help English speakers learn the language Haitian Creole.

Janjak and Freda Go to the Iron Market

Author: Elizabeth Turnbull
Publisher: Light Messages Publishing
ISBN: 9781611530636
Release Date: 2013-06-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

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.

M ori Made Easy

Author: Scotty Morrison
ISBN: 1743486073
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Maori language

Fuck You Aloha I Love You

Author: Juliana Spahr
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
ISBN: 0819565253
Release Date: 2001-11-27
Genre: Poetry

This book of "documentary poetics" is by an important up and coming female experimentalist.

Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Pronouns and Prepositions Premium 3rd Edition

Author: Dorothy Richmond
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259586330
Release Date: 2016-02-12
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Learn Spanish through practice, practice, practice! For over a decade, this has been the go-to workbook for study and mastery of the tricky pronouns and prepositions of the Spanish language. Now updated with new examples, this practical workbook is also enhanced with audio recordings of all the answers, accessible online and via app. Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Pronouns and Prepositions provides extensive exercises, giving you all the practice you need for mastery. Author Dorothy Richmond also has a uniquely clear way of explaining to you when and why a particular pronoun or preposition should be used, not just the correct forms. New and updated example sentences and translation passages. Clear explanations of all aspects of Spanish pronouns and prepositions. More than 100 engaging exercises, enhanced by free-access audio + text answers via pp that allows you to improve your accent and confidence in speaking. Bonus app content including flashcards and auto-fill glossary for quick look-up. Topics include: Subject Pronouns; Interrogative Pronouns; Pronouns as Objects of Prepositions; Possessive Pronouns; Demonstrative Pronouns; Numbers as Pronouns; Adjective Pronouns; Relative Pronouns; Direct Object Pronouns; Indirect Object Pronouns; Reflexive Object Pronouns; RID: Sentences with Two Object Pronouns; Reciprocal Pronouns; Se and the Passive Voice; Prepositions (and Related Terms)

French Verb Wheel

Author: Stuart Cuthbertson
Publisher: Heinle & Heinle Pub
ISBN: 0669266744
Release Date: 1935-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Raupo Phrasebook Of Modern Maori

Author: Scotty Morrison
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9781742287997
Release Date: 2011-08-29
Genre: Foreign Language Study

The Raupo Phrasebook of Modern Maori is the most up-to-date, versatile and relevant resource for using Maori language in everyday life. Whether you're a novice or emergent speaker of te reo Maori, or a complete beginner, you'll learn useful phrases for: The home The marae The workplace Meeting and greeting Eating and drinking Days, months, seasons and weather Counting and learning Travel and directions Playing sports Having fun and socialising And so much more! The phrasebook also covers dialects, grammar and pronunciation; answers to key questions; idioms and slang; proverbs and speeches; and provides information on the ever-changing history of te reo Maori. Useful vocabulary lists are also given for each section. Written in a user-friendly manner, with everyday New Zealanders in mind, and with a focus on modern-day language, The Raupo Phrasebook of Modern Maori is the guide that no home should be without. 'Clever but written in a user-friendly style . . . an important little book for all New Zealanders interested in te reo.' --Katherine Findlay, Mana

Raised by Strangers

Author: Brooke Lynn
Publisher: Light Messages Publishing
ISBN: 9781611531275
Release Date: 2014-10-17
Genre: Religion

This book will take you through the powerful, true story of the author’s childhood and her will to survive. Read how the hand and heart of God gave her faith and strength to survive abuse, poverty, eating disorders, tragedy, marital demise, and an array of dysfunction.Learn how the power of hope, not your past, defines you and determines your future, how becoming vulnerable brings you strength to forgive and become the person you were created to be. Reignite your passion for life and move into a deeper level of faith as you find yourself cheering the author on and celebrating her victories. Brooke Lynn is a writer, nurse, and a health and wellness enthusiast. She transparently reveals her life experiences, struggles, triumphs, solutions, and strategies so that others may find their own courage and strength for healing.