Quito-quito

Trini Phrase: Quito-Quito

Quito-Quito is a phrase used synonymously with BEHIND GOD BACK especially in reference to where someone lives.

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Morta and Pestle

Trini Phrase: More In Mortar Than Pestle

When police shoot police, it has more in the mortar than the pestle. Indicating that there is more than appears on the surface.

Chickichong Kite

Trini Phrase: Chickichong

A Chickichong is a small round or rectangular kite usually made from paper, with a paper tail. It is not to be confused with it’s larger sibling the Mad Bull.

Take In Front

Trini Phrase: Take In Front

De Steelband an dem had big clash and one-time dey call orf Panorama but Despers say dey is dey own boss an dey play in de Savannah on Carnival Tuesday and by Wednesday de lef Pantrinbago in what Tanty Merkle woulda call taking in front before in front take you.

la couray

Trini Phrase: La Couray

I was in La Couray reading bout the team yesterday, I bit my tongue on several occasions, to make the right pronunciations.