Sh*t People From Hawaii Say

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Popular Youtuber and Hawaii local, Ryan Higa, exemplifies what Hawaiian Creole (known more commonly in Hawaii as 'pidgin') sounds like. Rosina Lippi-Green briefly discusses Hawaiian creole in her article, "Accent, standard language ideology, and discriminatory pretext in the courts," and Ryan demonstrates what locals sound like (albeit in a slightly dramatized manner) when speaking the language.

Posted by Camryn Shiroma on February 15, 2018

Hawaiian Pidgin;
Lippi-Green, Rosina;
Standard Language Ideology;

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