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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

poutet...kisa mo sa vle di nan fraz la: Se poutet sa...

se poutèt sa ... → that is why ..., that is the reason why, it's because of that (literally)

poutèt (on its own) means because, because of

Mwen malad.  Se poutèt sa mwen pa't ale travay.
I'm ill.  That's why I didn't go to work.

Yo grangou.  Se poutèt sa y'ap kriye.
They're hungry.  That's why they're crying.

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Y'ap kriye poutèt manje.
They're crying because of food

Li kite travay la poutèt timoun li yo.
She left the job because of her kids.

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