Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Topic Options
#324117 - 02/17/09 01:14 PM Belize Kriol
Kerstin Offline
Hi Everybody

My name is Kerstin and I am a student at a German university. In the course of a socio-linguistics seminar I am writing a term paper on Belize Kriol. As part of my research I have created a questionnaire about its usage.

If you are a speaker of the Creole and would like to take part in my little study, please send me ( Koe10@gmx.de ) your e-mail address so that I can mail you the questionnaire. You would help me a lot with my research.

Thanks very much for reading. If you have any further questions please feel free to contact me.


#324123 - 02/17/09 01:24 PM Re: Belize Kriol [Re: Kerstin]
papashine Offline
Hello Kerstin, I do not speak kriole, but if you do a search on this site you will prob find a lot of articles regarding it. Just scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on Belizesearch.com, enter the word kriole and a lot of different articles will be brought up. Hope this helps you.
Reality..What a concept!

#324124 - 02/17/09 01:58 PM Re: Belize Kriol [Re: papashine]
pamkillen Offline
Get in touch with Myrna at the Kriol Association of Belize. I will pm her email address

#324125 - 02/17/09 02:02 PM Re: Belize Kriol [Re: pamkillen]
pamkillen Offline
The email is kriolk@yahoo.com. Anyone who is interested in the Kriol culture could learn a lot from Miss. Myrna

#324349 - 02/19/09 09:22 AM Re: Belize Kriol [Re: pamkillen]
Kerstin Offline
Thanks very much for all the information.
By the way, this is my questionnaire. So if you like you can also leave your answeres here, or send them directly to my e-mail address.


Age: under 18/ 18-30/ 31-50/ 51-70/ over 70

Gender: male/ female

Location: city/ rural area

Native language(s): _____________________

Please rate the following situations with (1)always (2)often (3)sometimes (4)rarely (5)never:

I speak Belize Kriol with my grandparents/ parents.

I speak Belize Kriol with my friends.

I speak Belize Kriol at school/ university.

I speak Belize Kriol at work.

I speak Belize Kriol with the cashier at the supermarket.

I hear Belize Kriol on the radio.

I hear Belize Kriol on TV.

I read Belize Kriol in Newspapers.

I read Belize Kriol in Magazines.

I read Belize Kriol in Books.

I switch between Belize Kriol and English within a Conversation.

I speak Belize Kriol with people I have never met before.


Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!

Things to do

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker

TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lilí Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Who's Online
1 registered (Marty), 28 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,636 Registered Members
44 Forums
63,719 Topics
461,263 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 02:16 PM

AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.