Krio is a language derived from Old English mixed with several “native tongues” as well as elements of Portuguese and French. Its similarity to English makes it very easy to understand and learn. To get you started, I’ve compiled a few necessary phrases – learn these and you’ll be able to navigate Sierra Leone in no time.
U da vex me
This is an expression that the nightfighters may use after you tell them you won’t be needing their services for the evening. They will often be quite angry. (See "sista ah no be wan dat")