uTalk language logog

Learn Haitian Creole

Kreolspråken har utvecklats från pidginspråk (förenklade språk), men har tagits upp av nästa generation som modersmål. Haitisk kreol har ett ordförråd som främst kommer från franskan. Grammatiken kan förenklas och ändras till den grad att den helt skiljer sig från det ursprungliga språket.

Learn Haitian Creole with uTalk
Planet Earth

Where Is It Spoken?

Haiti

People Talking

Number Of Speakers

9,000,000

Family Tree

Language Family

Creole

Arrow facing left to cycle backwards through text
Play sample text audio Play sample text audio
Arrow facing left to cycle forward through text

Fun facts about Haitian Creole

The phrase 'when hens grow teeth' (lè poul va fè dan) means 'never'!

If someone is acting in a silly manner, you can say that they 'voye flè' (throw flowers).

The way to get around in Haiti is by the buses called tap taps (which literally means 'quick quicks').

Over 30 million people have started speaking a new language with uTalk

Treasure

Over 2500 words and phrases, across 60+ topics covering everyday situations

Native Speakers

Practise speaking and compare your pronunciation with native speakers

Games

Game-based learning is fun and intuitive