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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Hi I learned about FE MANTI (lying) and BAY MANTI(to tell a lie), but what is NAN MANTI?

It also means to be lying, to be full of lies

To tell a lie
Fè manti
bay manti
nan manti ak
benyen ak manti (use when there's an object)
benyen anba manti (use when there's an object)

He lies.
Li manti
Li nan manti
Li fè manti

He lied to everyone.
Li bay tout moun manti.
Li benyen tout moun anba manti.
Li benyen tout moun ak manti.

You lied to me.
Ou ban m manti.

I can't lie.
M pa ka fè manti
M pa ka bay manti

I cannot lie to you.
M pa ka ba w manti.

So and so is lying to me.
Entèl nan manti avèk mwen.

You're lying to yourself.
Ou nan manti ak tèt ou.

Mwen pa fouti di m renmen w. Mwen pa ka nan manti ak tèt mwen.
I cannot say that I love you. I can't lie to myself.

To lie about someone
Fè manti sou yon moun.
Bay manti sou yon moun

You lied about me.
Ou te fè manti sou mwen.

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