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Past tense

te
(before verb)

2

Past negative tense

pa + te = pat
(before verb)

3

Future tense

pral - or- val
(before verb)

4

Future negative tense

pa + pral = pap
(before verb)

5

Continuous, ongoing action

ap
(99% contracted w/ pronouns)

6

Negative continuous, ongoing action

pa + ap = pap

7

"To be" = Se

1- used to identify that 2 nouns are equals
Li se yon dokte.

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"To be" = Se

2-used at beginning of general statements

9

"To be" negative = Se te

3-use at beginning of negative statements about the past

10

"To be" = Ye

Used at end of questions

11

Yon

a, an
used before the noun

12

La
(also) an, nan, a

the
Used after the noun

13

Yo

the (plural)
Used after the nound

14

Would

ta

15

Could

Ta ka

16

Should

ta dwe

17

More

Plis (w noun or verb(
Pi. (W adjective)

18

More than

Plis pase

19

Less

Mwens (w noun or verb)
Mwen. (w adjective)

20

Less than

Mwens ke

21

Too
(too much)

Twop (w noun or verb)
Two (w adjective)

22

Too (also)

Tou

23

Good
Better
Best

Bon
Pi bon
Pi bon pase tout (more good than all)