Happy Holidays!

Hey, all! Posting here has been a bit light due to the holidays. I’ll have a post up tomorrow.

Till then, I’d like re-post something I had up here some time ago, this lovely ‘Night Before Christmas’ spoken in Jamaican Creole (courtesy of jamaicans.com):

Happy Holidays!

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Ben Trawick-Smith launched his dialect fascination while working in theatre. He has worked as an actor, playwright, director, critic and dialect coach. Other passions include linguistics, urban development, philosophy and film.
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2 Responses to Happy Holidays!

  1. Charles Sullivan says:

    Irie!!!

  2. Ed says:

    Here is the Queen’s Christmas message. I wonder if it’s her idea of a joke to say the word “often” so frequently in this message. She is one of the few people left in Britain who pronounces “often” as [ɔ:fn̩].