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Most requested translations added here for your convenience: I love you → Mwen renmen w. I miss you → Mwen sonje w. My love!Lanmou mwen!

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Mandlay, I understand that bonjan is a modifier.what does it mean in BONJAN VAN? and can I use it as in BONJAN MOUN DEBYEN? How else can i use it?thanks.

You can say bon jan or bon kalite which means good, legit, real,...

bon jan moun debyen??? .... I don't know about that. I would just say moun debyen.

bon jan van - a nice breeze
ex; Li chita anba pye mapou a l ap pran bon jan van

bon jan konpa - good music, lively konpa
ex: Gwoup la te byen frape. Yo pa t jwe mizik etranje. Yo te lage bon jan konpa sou nou. Nou te danse nèt!

bon jan presyon - relentless pressure or intimidation
Lè bòs la koumanse mete bon jan presyon sou ou  se kite w va kite travay la.

Bon jan fromaj - the good cheese
Restoran sa a se bon jan fwomaj la yo sèvi. Lè w ap manje la se koupe dwèt!

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