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Trini Phrase: Maco

Everybody in Trinidad knows somebody that is a maco. What kind of Trini maco are you? Take the poll below:

Trini In Xisle Trinidad

Why I Started TriniInXisle?

As most of you know my name is Kirt Morris and I am the owner of Trini In Xisle. What you may not know is the origin story and why I started TriniInXisle.

Under Bamboo Trini Slang

Trini Phrase: Under Bamboo

A Hindu couple were declared, in Trinidad and Tobago to be “married under bamboo“, and the union had no constitutional standing whatsoever.

Chupid

Trini Phrase: Chupid

In Trinidad, the adjective chupid is used all the time in situations of great consternation. This week the pandemic Corona Virus (COVID-19) has highlighted the lapse in leadership and chupidees in our midsts.

Spanish Identity

What is my identity as a Spanish speaker? LatinX, Latine, Hispanic, or Latino/a/@

Jonathan is a Latino food influencer, furparent to a one-year old JRT, avid traveller, multi-linguist, and stagehand for a few Korean entertainment events. He is also an Ecuadorian-American dual citizen. Follow him on Instagram @ meetmeinmytummy and meetmeinmytravels.