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TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO EXPERIENCE UNIFICATION

     The late nineteenth century was an important era in the history of the twin island state of Trinidad and Tobago. During the 1880s and 1890s, these islands underwent the process of unification, where Tobago was declared a “Ward” of … Continue reading

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Book Highlight:Dictionary of the English/Creole of Trinidad

I found this text recently in the library (UWI) and I thought it was an interesting text, very useful and insightful. It really adds depth to our everyday language. I spent about 30 minutes browsing and reading a select few pages, at the end of it I felt proud of or Trinbagonian dialect…it’s rich and fascinating. needless to say I ordered a copy last night on amazon. Trinis check local stores. Continue reading

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