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Flashcards in Basic Vocab 2 Deck (80):
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kòmanse

to begin

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magazen

store (noun)

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fini

to finish / finished / done

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blese

to injure

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legliz

church

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achte

to buy

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byen

well

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e / ak

and

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defwa

sometimes

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mèsi

thank you

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toujou

always

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konprann

to understand

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si

if

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pale

to talk

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to see

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di

to say / to tell

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pou

for / in order to

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doktè

doctor

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dousman

slowly / gently

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demen

tomorrow

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yesterday

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fòk

Its necessary

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sèlman

only

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pran

to take

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Pou

For (Also show possession)

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te te ale

Past tense Before verb = gone

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pat pat ale

Negative past tense Before verb = didn't go

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pral pral ale

Future tense Before verb = going

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ap ap ale

Continuos ongoing tense Commonly abbreviated - going

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m'ap mewn ap ale

Mwen ap I Ongoing tense - I am going

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w'ap ou ap ale

Ou ap You Ongoing tense - you are going

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l'ap li ap ale

Li ap He she it Ongoing tense - he is going

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n'ap nou ap ale

Nou ap We Ongoing tense - we are going

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y'ap yo ap ale

Yo ap They Ongoing tense they are giong

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pap pap ale

Negative future tense And negative ongoing tense Before verb - aren't going

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mande

to ask

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paske

because

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dlo

water

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fasil

easy

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ki moun? / ki…

who? / who

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aprann

to learn / to teach

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kounye a

now

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lòt

other

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montre

to show

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tande

to listen / to hear

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ou / oubyen

or

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nèg

guy

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epi

and then

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tounen

to come back

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ankò

again

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ede

to help

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jwen

to find

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sa a (after noun)

this

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sa yo (after noun)

these

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grangou

hungry

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ansanm

together

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isit

here

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fatige

tired

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kondwi

to drive

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l'

Li contracted he she it

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M'

Mwen contracted I

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W'

Ou contracted you

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Y'

Yo contracted they

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N'

Contracted nou we us you plural

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Te

Past action Before verb or adjective Was or did

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Tap

Past conditional or ongoing (Was, were, would have)

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Te ka

Could have

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Te dwa

Should have

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Pral

Future action Will or going to

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Pat

Past negative Was not, did not

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Pap

Future negative Will not

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ta

Conditional future Would

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te ka

Future conditional Could or might

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Ta dwe

Future conditional Should

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va Y'ava

Future tense Someday Y,Ava (someday they will) Ava after contracted pronoun

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M'a or w'a Pral and va contracted

Following contracted pronoun indicate less certainty

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ap

Present tense Verbs that use ing use ap before verb

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pap

Present negative Is not

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Pa

Present negative Not, don't

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