Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Belize Kriol #324117
02/17/09 01:14 PM
02/17/09 01:14 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 2
Kerstin Offline OP
Kerstin  Offline OP
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 ( ) 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.


Re: Belize Kriol [Re: Kerstin] #324123
02/17/09 01:24 PM
02/17/09 01:24 PM
Joined: Jul 2000
Posts: 1,925
papashine Offline
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, enter the word kriole and a lot of different articles will be brought up. Hope this helps you.

Reality..What a concept!
Re: Belize Kriol [Re: papashine] #324124
02/17/09 01:58 PM
02/17/09 01:58 PM
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 842
San Pedro
pamkillen Offline
pamkillen  Offline
Get in touch with Myrna at the Kriol Association of Belize. I will pm her email address

Re: Belize Kriol [Re: pamkillen] #324125
02/17/09 02:02 PM
02/17/09 02:02 PM
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 842
San Pedro
pamkillen Offline
pamkillen  Offline
The email is [email protected] Anyone who is interested in the Kriol culture could learn a lot from Miss. Myrna

Re: Belize Kriol [Re: pamkillen] #324349
02/19/09 09:22 AM
02/19/09 09:22 AM
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 2
Kerstin Offline OP
Kerstin  Offline OP
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.

Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
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!
Maruba Beach Klub and Spa is the premiere Secret Beach spa and restaurant located on the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean Sea at the center of Secret Beach, Belize
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler

Things to do
Specials & Events
SPTB Calendar of Events

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
To Get Your Questions Answered

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
Cayo Event Calendar

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Belize Happy Adventures
Conch Creative
Caribbean Culture & Lifestyle
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
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 handle all aspects of the purchase of your Real Estate in Belize. From in depth property searches to your final closing.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
Lil 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.
1 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
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!
ShoutChat Box
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 105 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Most Online7,413
Nov 7th, 2021 HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory 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.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.1