Learning English through Culture & Cuisine : Jamaica


Jamaica is the 3rd largest island in the Caribbean. There are more than five national symbols of Jamaica, the best symbol is the Jamaican flag. It has three colours that symbolizes the heart of the people. BLACK-represents the strength and creativity of the people, GREEN- represnts hope and agricultural resources and GOLD- represents the natural wealth and beauty of the sunlight. Its population is about 3,000,000 people. The motto of Jamaica is "out of many, one people". Jamaica is famous for reggae music and track and field.  Some famous food in Jamaica include jerk chicken, jerk pork, sweet potato pudding, rice and peas, mannish water, curried goat, curried chicken, sorrel, sour sop juice, Jamaican patty etc.