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Language is Not a Barrier

Working around such incredible people is inspiring. It also makes me want to be a better person and do more with my life. I’m realizing, as I grow older, that if I don’t set out to do the things that … Continue reading

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I-A-M-A-B-O-Y

It’s two thirty on a Thursday. The other teachers are making their way out the door and the boys are either racing home to change out of their uniforms or refusing to leave their desks because they don’t want to … Continue reading

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Guyanese Words and Phrases

Adjusting to the Creolese language around me has been no easy feat. Just for fun, here are a few of the words and phrases that have helped to make learning this “language” so interesting. Gaffing- This word is used in … Continue reading

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