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Nigeria: Native Lingo

English is Nigeria's official language. But many people speak a form of pidgin, which mixes English and native languages. Pidgin is spoken in other countries too. Here are some phrases in Nigerian pidgin.

I'm Speaking Nigerian Pidgin!

Hear it spoken
TON KOENE—PICTURE CONTACT BV/ALAMY

How Do I Say?

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