Sierra Leone’s official language is English, however most of the locals speak Krio, a type of English creole. Krio is an easy language to understand, if you listen carefully, you could almost become fluent at the end of your trip.
A few Krio sentences to get you around:
– Hello, My name is…? Una kushe, me name na…
– How are you: How una dae do?
– Fine thank you: Fine, Tenki
– Where can I find …? Usai ar go fen …?
– How much is this? How much for this…
– Do you have? You get…?