Jamaican Accent?

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The Jamaican accent is known as a Patois. Patois is a non-standard language. It is a dialect or accents that forms a local speech style or pattern. The origin of the word patois may be Old French. English is the official language of Jamaica. The Jamaican Patois is a Creole language derived from English and African. It is the language of a Reggae music. Native American words are also interspersed. There are also archaic features of Irish English found in the Patois.
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1. Use a Jamaican glossary to learn some commonly used terms and their meanings. Probably the most-used word in the entire Jamaican vocabulary is "mon, which anyone can figure
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Whenever there is an "a" sound in a word, like in "c. a. t" make the sound like an "o" like in "d. o. g" Say. "Mon" instead of "
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Where did Jamaicans get their accent from? I alway. Where did Jamaicans get
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The secret is not to make it sound like a "Jamaican accent" i dont see anything that would be pronounced differently. Just find a nice riddim and you'll be ok. Everyone
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