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Krio-English dictionary

Clifford N. Fyle

Krio-English dictionary

by Clifford N. Fyle

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Krio language -- Dictionaries -- English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Clifford N. Fyle and Eldred D. Jones.
    ContributionsJones, Eldred D., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPM7875.K73 F9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationli, 418 p. ;
    Number of Pages418
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4424944M
    ISBN 100198644094
    LC Control Number79040344

    Spoken by approximately million people, 90% of the population, Krio unites the various ethnic groups. The only Krio dictionary and phrasebook available, this guide contains the first ever English-Krio word lists, which are essential for foreign learners. Ideal for travelers, medical and aid workers, and : $ World Translation Center offers professional translation services for English to Krio. We can also translate Krio to and from over other languages, including all the principal languages of Europe, Asia, South America, the Middle East and a variety of African languages, at competitive rates.

    Krio is a Creole language derived from English and several African languages. It is the lingua franca of Sierra Leone. The only Krio dictionary and phrasebook available, this guide contains the first ever English-Krio word lists, which are essential for foreign Rating: % positive. Translation for 'krio' in the free Esperanto-English dictionary and many other English translations.

      What: Sierra Leone’s first Temne-English Dictionary by Dr. Abou Bai-Sheka, a ground-breaking publication that speaks for itself. A Krio-English dictionary by the same author is also available. Both dictionaries cost 30 and 20 dollars respectively, excluding postage. Krio is a Creole language derived from English and several African languages. It is the lingua franca of Sierra Leone. Krio's unique history as a Creole language stems from the creation of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, as a new home for repatriated former slaves in Spoken by approximately million people, 90% of the population, Krio unites the various ethnic groups. The only Krio.


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Krio-English dictionary by Clifford N. Fyle Download PDF EPUB FB2

A good pocket dictionary and phrasebook of Krio, the English-based Creole of Sierra Leone. Useful for trips to Sierra Leone as well as to those interested in African Creoles: the book highlights expressions and words particular to the language (e.g. loans from African languages)/5(11).

A good pocket dictionary and phrasebook of Krio, the English-based Creole of Sierra Leone. Useful for trips to Sierra Leone as well as to those interested in African Creoles: the book highlights expressions and words particular to the language (e.g. loans from African languages)/5(18). Help us in creating the largest English-Krio dictionary online.

Simply log in and add new translation. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations. It makes our dictionary English Krio real, as it is created by native speakers people, that uses language for every day. Krio definition, an English-based creole of Sierra Leone, a first language of the residents of Freetown and its environs, and a lingua franca elsewhere in the country.

See more. Krio is a Creole language derived from English and several African languages. It is the lingua franca of Sierra Leone. Krio's unique history as a Creole language stems from the creation of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, as a new home for repatriated former slaves in Help us in creating the largest Krio-English dictionary online.

Simply log in and add new translation. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations. It makes our dictionary Krio English Krio-English dictionary book, as it is created by native speakers people, that uses language for every day.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: li, pages ; 24 cm: Responsibility: compiled by Clifford N. Fyle and Eldred D. Jones. Leone Krio is the lingua franca and the de facto national language spoken throughout the West African nation of Sierra Leone.

Krio is spoken by roughly 6, people—nearly all Sierra Leone's population. While English is Sierra Leone's sole official language, Krio is far, far more widespread.

Krio is the native language for someKrios—the descendants of slaves from the West. Krio is a Creole language derived from English and several African languages. It is the lingua franca of Sierra Leone.

Krio's unique history as a Creole language stems from the creation of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, as a new home for repatriated former slaves in Spoken by Brand: Hippocrene Books, Inc.

Krio definition: the English-based creole widely used as a lingua franca in Sierra Leone. Its principal | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. A - I. abit - habit. abכbכ - beans cooked with onion, pepper, etc. (binch) abכ - harbour. abop (pan) - to rely on, to depend upon.

abule - round barrie, with thatched roof (bafa). Free translator helps you to translate anything in Krio to English or English to Krio. • Its completely free, faster and very easy solution for translations. You can use translated text to send • Its also helpful for student who are learning English from their native language.

• you can user app as Krio dictionary or English dictionary. • App works in both mode, Krio to English /5(37). With an active marketplace of over million items, use the Alibris Advanced Search Page to find any item you are looking for. Through the Advanced Search, you can find items by searching specific terms such as Title, Artist, Song Title, Genre, etc or you can narrow your.

Krio synonyms, Krio pronunciation, Krio translation, English dictionary definition of Krio. n pl -os 1. the English-based creole widely used as a lingua franca in Sierra Leone. Its principal language of admixture is Yoruba 2. a native speaker of. A Concise Guide to English Pronunciation for Krio Speakers by Conton, Paul and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Krio is a Creole language derived from English and several African languages.

It is the lingua franca of Sierra Leone. Krios unique history as a Creole language stems from the creation of Sierra Leones capitol, Freetown, as a new home for repatriated former slaves in Spoken by approximately million people, 90% of the population, Krio. Get Textbooks on Google Play.

Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. - Buy Krio-English/English Krio Dictionary & Phrasebook book online at best prices in India on Read Krio-English/English Krio Dictionary & Phrasebook book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(18).

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Fyle & Jones, however, upon which T&K’s little book has drawn extensively, is a dictionary, while the book under review is a wordlist. It is advertised as ‘the only two-way Krio dictionary’, though Bai-Sheka’s Krio-English Dictionary – not in their bibliography– contains a .A Krio - English dictionary, Oxford University Press.

Hancock, Ian. The domestic hypothesis, diffusion and componentiality: An account of Atlantic Anglophone creole origins. In Pieter Muysken & Norval Smith (eds), Substrata versus universals in creole genesis.A - a. a See main entry: ai. a det. a. abam See main entry: abum.

abas adv. See: apas. Category: Time. abat 1 prep. for; of; about. Pitjas abat Debi. Pictures.