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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:


    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: Posted by: Lola on Jul 18, 2008 (0) (0)
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