Category Archives: Irish Gaelic Language

Dear Bitesize: lenition, eclipsis and the word for Wales

In today’s Dear Bitesize post, I’m answering two questions that came in recently to Bitesize Irish Gaelic. First off, Finola had a grammar question on the use of lenition and eclipsis in Irish Gaelic. Then, we had another Irish language … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Understanding Irish Dialects

As you may have noticed, we’re starting to organize more live events for our community. Learning Irish Gaelic can’t be done just by reading information of a piece of paper, you need other types of materials such as audio and … Continue reading

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What I Learned About Irish Language Dialects

We recently held a Bitesize Beo Dialects live event. It was given by Siobhán, our Language Assistant (whom you can ask for help when you’re a member, plus she hold monthly Skype calls for members).

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The 3 Main Irish Gaelic Dialects (VIDEO)

Even before you start learning Irish Gaelic, you’ll discover that the language has three main dialects. This shouldn’t scare you in any way sinnce picking up the finer technical points of dialect differences is not something you should worry yourself with … Continue reading

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How To Use Active & Passive Listening To Learn Irish Gaelic

One of the things we keep talking about on our blog is immersing yourself in the language if you want to learn Irish Gaelic. You may think that’s complicated but if you watch our Bitesize Beo video below, you’ll realise … Continue reading

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How Important Is It for You To Learn Irish Gaelic?

There are several reasons why someone would start learning Irish Gaelic and we’ve talked about many of them on our Irish Gaelic blog. Some people start learning because they have Irish heritage and want to learn more about themselves and … Continue reading

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Start Learning Irish on St. Patrick’s Day (Huge Discount!)

Celebration is in order! On 17th March, Irish people from every part of the World are honouring the Irish culture and language by celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! In honour of this important holiday, we’re offering a huge discount for those … Continue reading

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Irish Language Questions Collection

You’re not on your own on your Irish language journey: Bitesize Irish Gaelic is here to help. Here are some recent questions sent to us from members of our online course, and non-members alike. Members can contact us for any … Continue reading

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How To Say – Happy Christmas in Irish (VIDEO)

Irish people don’t really have a “white Christmas” since Ireland’s weather is a bit special, but even so, we really get into the holiday spirit and enjoy our traditional Irish Christmas. We like to think that the Happy Christmas in … Continue reading

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Santa’s Little Helpers Work At Bitesize Irish Gaelic

Did you know that many elves who usually help Santa Clause to bring you gifts on Christmas actually work at Bitesize also? While we can’t tell you their names and positions, we can let you know that they have a … Continue reading

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