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Have you ever thought about learning Haitian Creole for free? On this website, you will find texts, videos, games/exercises, food, and more to help you learn Haitian Creole for free. We are getting ready to add recipes as well for those who are interested in learning how to cook Haitian food. If you would like to learn to speak the most popular creole in the world you are at the right place. Currently, we have videos that cover food, clothes, family, opposites, the home, just to name a few.

In this video, you will learn to say backyard (courtyard) or yard and the different things one would find in a yard. This was a special request from someone who has seen our other videos related to the home. Our other videos cover a house, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Bathroom, and Bedroom. Our last video which covers garage can be seen here.

Backyard/Yard/Courtyard = Lakou

Grass = Zèb (the grass itself) or Gazon (usually the landscaping)

Hose (hoses) = Kawotchou

Tree (trees) = Pyebwa

Leaf (leaves) = Fèy

Front porch = Galery or Galri

Fence = Baryè or Kloti

Fence in = Bare or Klotire

Bush (Bushes) = Raje (rakbwa)

Grill = Gri (top grill) and Recho (bottom where charcoal goes)

Grilled food = Manje griye or manje boukannen

Grilled meat = Vyann griye or vyann boukannen

Lawn chair (chairs) = Chèz or Kad

Doorbell = Sonnèt

Mail (the actual mail or package) = Kourye

Mail (to mail something) = Poste

Mailman or Mailwoman = Faktè

Mailbox (mailboxes) = Bwat postal

Rocks (rock)= Wòch

Swimming Pool (pool) = Pisin

Garden (gardens) = Jaden

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