Haitian Creole Dictionary & Phrasebook

Haitian Creole-English/English-Haitian Creole

Author: Charmant Theodore

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780781810944

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 260

View: 4008

Haiti, home to over 6 million people, is one of the most popular destinations for travellers world-wide. Over 2 million people visit there annually. Haitian Creole is, with French, one of the nations two official languages. It is the mother tongue of virtually the entire population and the only language spoken by more than 90 percent of the countrys residents. This dictionary and phrasebook is an excellent companion for travellers. The bilingual dictionary contains more than 4,000 entries, including all essential daily vocabulary. The phrasebook deals with almost every situation likely to be encountered by travellers, including basic greetings, making hotel reservations, and ordering in restaurants. It also covers such topics as health care and emergencies. Visitors to this Caribbean nation will find it indispensable.

Bel Control Creole Multilingual Dictionary


Author: Tercius Belfort Noelsaint

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1496957148

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 476

View: 4782

The Multilingual Dictionary in Creole, English, Spanish, and French is definitely for the polyglots, the philologists, and for anyone who wants to learn, improve, or compare his/her languages. It is not common to see a book written in four languages before. This multilingual dictionary, although it is focused principally on the Haitian Creole, should interest anyone.

Creole Made Easy

Author: Wally R. Turnbull

Publisher: Baptist Haiti Mission

ISBN: 9780967993713

Category: Cooking

Page: 160

View: 1406

A simple introduction to Haitian Creole for English speaking people. Sixteen easy lessons cover the basic elements of Creole grammar and how to pronounce Creole words. The lessons include simple exercises and translation keys. A thorough up to date dictionary of over 4600 words Creole to English and English to Creole word translations is included.

Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Two Volume Bundle

Author: Yeral E. Ogando

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780996687386


Page: N.A

View: 9483

Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Two Volume Bundle comes is the perfect combination of Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Volume One and Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Conversation Volume Two. You have seen the incredible results and outstanding learning experience of our students all over the world, using our very special learning technique of Teach Yourself method. We have made it easier for you, if you want to profit from the complete Haitian Creole course, therefore, you don't have to buy them separately anymore, you have them combined in one single volume and very affordable. 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. At the end, you will find yourself reading gospel messages in Haitian Creole. Isn't awesome to learn that quick? 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 succeed in finally learning Haitian Creole. You are amazed that with just 3 months studying Teach Yourself Haitian Creole, you are already speaking the language. You did not think it was possible, did you? Now, you want to move up to the next level. You want to improve your conversation skills. You want to sound like a native speaker, but somehow you know something is missing. No need to look any further, with Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Conversation, you will get the conversation skills you need. Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Conversation is the perfect tool to master your conversation skills. This is not another conversation course; it is much more than that. You will find up to date conversations user by younger generation, lots of new words and expressions. However, that's not all, I have added a treasure section, a Dictionary section where you will find the definitions in Haitian Creole and its different uses for a large list of words. Over 500 words defined in Haitian Creole language, giving you approximately over 20,000 thousand words for your knowledge and improvement. Teach Yourself Haitian Creole Conversation is your ultimate technique for speaking the language as a native. I have also included a brief grammar section, just to review what you have learned with my first book Teach Yourself Haitian Creole. Speak like a native speaker in less than 3 MONTHS with our proven technique for Self-learning. Audio Download included. Take advantage today of our special two volumes combination and get full course now. Two books in One.

English-Haitian Creole Bilingual Dictionary

Author: Albert Valdman,Marvin D. Moody,Thomas E. Davies

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 153201600X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1148

View: 2961

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 Practical Dictionary

Haitian Creole-English, English-Haitian Creole

Author: Charmant Theodore

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 9780781812979

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 336

View: 616

Used today by approximately 12 million people in Haiti and by the population of the Haitian diaspora across the Caribbean, France, and the United States, Haitian Creole is an essential language to understanding Haiti's social, political, and cultural history. The language is fast becoming the favored medium for Haitian literature and media, and travelers to Haiti are likely to find books, newspapers, radio shows, and television programs produced in Haitian Creole. This dictionary provides the traveler, businessperson, or aid worker with all of the fundamental words and phrases needed to communicate practically and effectively in Haiti. Includes over 15,000 entries, including part of speech, alternate words, and phonetic pronunciation, plus an introduction to the Haitian Creole language, pronunciation, and grammatical basics, and a glossary of practical Haitian legal terms.

Creole Made Easy Translation Dictionary

Author: Wally R. Turnbull

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781611530100

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 144

View: 4509

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.

Haitian Creole Phrasebook: Essential Expressions for Communicating in Haiti

Author: Jowel C. Laguerre,Cecile Accilien

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071749213

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 224

View: 3585

The essential terms you need to communicate with the nation’s 8-plus million Haitian Creole speakers If you are travelling to Haiti to help with the relief effort or to aid in its rebuilding, Haitian Creole Phrasebook is your must-have resource. In addition to featuring content specifically related to relief and rebuilding, this book also covers the basic topics such as introducing yourself, asking for directions, giving instructions, or asking for information. A separate section is devoted to key words and phrases related to relief efforts from communicating with medical personnel to construction and engineering terminology Features: A mini-dictionary includes essential vocabulary for quick reference An 30-minute audio download that features key words and phrases Vital vocabulary and phrases relevant to relief and rebuilding processes McGraw-Hill will donate a percentage of sales to the Haitian rebuilding effort. Topics include: Basic Vocabulary, Basics of Haitian Creole, Greetings and Wishes, Expressing Preferences and Opinions, Numbers, Time, and Weather, Family, People, and Description, Communication, Living and Working in Haiti, Transportation and Directions, Money and Shopping, Accommodations, Food and Drink, Specialized Vocabulary, Earthquake, Construction Rebuilding, Relief Effort, Medical Vocabulary, Security, Resources

Oxford Picture Dictionary English/Arabic Dictionary

Author: Jayme Adelson-Goldstein,Norma Shapiro

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780194505307


Page: 320

View: 6500

Vibrant, realistic illustrations and unparalleled teaching support make the Oxford Picture Dictionary Program what every classroom needs to build students' vocabulary, reading, and critical thinking skills.Help your students picture their journey to success with the Oxford Picture Dictionary Third Edition - now enhanced with new topics to prepare learners for work, academic study, and citizenship.* Increase vocabulary retention with over 4,000 words, 421 verbs and practice activities - available as an American English dictionary or in 5 bilingual editions (Arabic, Chinese, French, Spanish and Vietnamese).* Prepare students to meet the requirements of their daily lives with updated content including Job Search, Career Planning and Digital Literacy.* Access everything you need for a successful classroom from the online Teacher Resource Center - giving you more time to focus on teaching!

Creole-English English-Creole

Author: Charmant Theodore

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 9780781802758

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 291

View: 7376

Presents over 8,000 modern entries with phonetic pronunciation, and a short introduction to Haitian Creole grammar.

Fujianese-English/English-Fujianese Dictionary & Phrasebook

Author: Editors of Hippocrene Books

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 9780781813136

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 313

View: 929

Fujianese is used by more than 47 million native speakers, mainly in China and Taiwan. It is has become one of the most common Chinese languages abroad, spoken widely in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, and the United States. Originating from the Fujian province on the southeastern coast of China, Fujianese (or Hokkien) is a part of the Min Nan family of Chinese dialects. This unique, two-part resource provides travelers to south China with the tools they need to communicate in Fujianese and experience the region fully. The bilingual dictionary has a concise vocabulary for daily use, and the phrasebook allows instant communication, from introducing yourself to finding a doctor.

Easy Spanish Phrase Book

Over 770 Basic Phrases for Everyday Use

Author: Dover Publications, Inc

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486280868

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 68

View: 4029

Contains more than 770 basic Spanish words, phrases, and sentences for travelers, grouped by category, and covering greetings, customs, tickets, transportation, dining, shopping money, and many other topics.

Centuries of Silence

The Story of Latin American Journalism

Author: Leonardo Ferreira

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780275983970

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 332

View: 7279

Debunks the myth of a free press in Latin America.

Noun Phrases in Creole Languages

A Multi-faceted Approach

Author: Marlyse Baptista,Jacqueline Guéron

Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

ISBN: 9789027252531

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 493

View: 9382

This volume offers a thorough examination of the syntactic, semantic, pragmatic and discourse properties of noun phrases in a wide variety of creole (and non-creole) languages including Cape Verdean Creole, Santome, Papiamentu, Guinea-Bissau Creole, Mindanao Chabacano, Réunionnais Creole, Lesser Antillean, Haitian Creole, Mauritian Creole, Seychellois, Sranan, Jamaican Creole, Berbice Dutch Creole and African American English. Comparative studies also consider the determiner systems of Middle and Modern French, European Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Ewe, Fon and Gun. This compilation of 16 chapters brings together descriptive, theoretical, diachronic and synchronic studies that focus on the structure and interpretation of bare nouns in creoles. The contributions demonstrate the variety and complex nature of determiner systems in creoles and their widespread use of bare nouns in comparison to their source languages. This volume is evidence of the relevance of creole languages to theories of language creation, language change and linguistic theory in general.

My First English-Haitian Creole Illustrated Dictionary

Author: Anne Valerie Dorsainvil

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781584324997

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 90

View: 3536

My First English-Haitian Creole Illustrated Dictionary is an original pictorial word book specially designed to introduce young children to the world of words in the context of second language acquisition. Each entry is illustrated with a visual to make learning fun while being informative. The book is developed in consultation with experts in children's second language learning and teaching. It offers a whole range of vocabulary featuring everyday words and each illustration is clearly labeled in English and Haitian Creole.