For {possessive pronoun/preposition}
this means: "yours", "that which belongs to you", "in", "on", "into", "onto", or "should" in world English, and if you are also familiar with Jamaican Creole you can kinda think of this word "for" as similar to "fi".


Another alternative although a less popular way of writing "for" is "foh." Obviously, you can see the difference: the last letter r is replaced with h. I thought I should perhaps highlight it because you may come across it.

Trap os deh bin dey A.O. all deez years and iibn for di present-die, dem dey still whip am chruu di glass.

That trap house over there has been their A.O. (area of operation) all these years and even in the present-day, they are still whipping it through the glass.

Tell waitress pour Champopo for dis glass wehn shi dey bak.

Tell the waitress to pour Champagne into this glass when she is back.

My broda, is dis tin for you? Mi pick am up for di grong deh now-now.

My brother, does this thing belong to you (or yours)? I picked it up on the ground there just now.
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