Six Caribbean proverbs and wise sayings you need to know today

Nduta Waweru Aug 31, 2018 at 04:37am

August 31, 2018 at 04:37 am | Culture

Nduta Waweru

Nduta Waweru | Contributor

August 31, 2018 at 04:37 am | Culture

If you nah hear, you guh feel

This Guyanese proverb means “If you do not heed a warning, you will face the consequences.”

In Barbados, this warning is carried in the proverb “Hard ears yuh won’t hear, own way you gine feel,” (If you do not take heed to good advice, you will feel the negative effect of it).

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