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  1. Pochismo is a type of "Spanglish" spoken in Miami. In Miami, most of the Spanish influence in pochismo comes from Cuban culture. Posted by: madmax on Jul 18, 2008 (2) (0)
  2. Pochismo is represented in the following poem:

    ROY YO SOY

    By: Dolores Sendler

    (Adapted from GREEN EGGS AND HAM – By: Dr. Seuss)

    I am Sam
    Sam I am.


    Y yo soy Roy
    Roy yo soy.


    That Roy-yo-soy.
    That Roy-yo-soy.
    I do not like that Roy-yo-soy.


    Do you like bistec con pan?
    Do you like it Roy-yo-soy?


    I do not like bistec con pan
    I do not like it Sam-I-am.


    Do you like it aquí o ahí?
    Do you like it with ají?


    No me gusta aquí o ahí
    I do not like it with ají.
    I do not like bistec con pan
    I do not like it Sam-I-am.


    Do you like it with mostaza?
    ¿En tu casa?
    ¿Con mi raza?


    No me gusta con mostaza.
    Ni con ají ni con mi raza.
    I do not like bistec con pan!
    No me gusta Sam-I-am!

    To see the full version visit: http://costaricaspanish.blogspot.com/2008/07/roy-yo-soy.html Posted by: Lola on Jul 18, 2008 (0) (0)
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