Trini Phrase: Wild Meat

Wild Meat is a Trinidad staple eaten by some Trinidadians but slowly falling out of favour with the newer generation.

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Word of the Week: Feel How

The word of the week is a compilation of  Trinidadian sayings -phrases and words- used on the island.

Sancoche

Trini Word: Sancoche

  • Sancoch, sancoche, sancoach, sancocho, san kootch (n) : A thick soup made with meat, GROUND PROVISIONS, and vegetables. (Latin American Spanish sancocho ‘a stew’; Spanish sancochar ‘paraboil’)
    • “San Kootch for supper,”  she announced grandly. (Pollack 1943:25)
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Word of the Week: Say Prunes

The word of the week is a compilation of  Trinidadian words and phrases and words- used on the island.

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Trini Phrase: Kunumunu

The word of the week is a compilation of  Trinidadian sayings -phrases and words- used on the island and kunumunu is one of them.