Tag Archives: irish conversation

How to use the Irish language with locals, with Jody Halstead (Ep. 20)

Are you planning to visit Ireland? How about using a couple of words of the Irish language on the locals? Jody Halsted joins Eoin again, sharing her top tips on how to introduce some Irish conversation when speaking with the … Continue reading

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Where can I attend Irish language summer courses and other listener questions (Ep. 19)

Listen to answers of fantastic listener and member questions about learning to speak the Irish language (Irish Gaelic). What you’ll hear Summer courses you can attend in Irish Saying where you’re from Intricacies of Scottish Gaelic, from an Irish Gaelic … Continue reading

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Does the Irish language need saving?

Irish language speakers congregated in Dublin, Ireland on February 15th 2014. The objective was to stand for the rights of Irish speakers in Ireland. Are you surprised that speaking Irish is a human rights issue? What’s the deal? Read on.

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How to say goodbye in Irish, and other listener questions (Ep. 14)

Have you been confused seeing some written Irish language, and having no idea how to pronounce it? Would you like to be able to say “goodbye” in Irish Gaelic? If so, listen to this episode of Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast … Continue reading

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Color Me Irish

As I was walking with my dog (Wiley, the Irish-speaking poodle) on this beautiful autumn morning, my mind quite naturally turned to colors…particularly the golds, oranges, and browns of a typical California October.

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Bitesize Lesson Highlight: Where are you from?

Cad as duit? Where are you from? http://audio.bitesizeirishgaelic.com/mp3/815.mp3   It’s time for another nibble of Bitesize Irish Gaelic! From time to time, we’d like to offer you a little taste of what the Bitesize Irish Gaelic on-line learning program has to … Continue reading

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Bitesize Lesson Highlight: Professions and Occupations

It’s time for another nibble of Bitesize Irish Gaelic! From time to time, we’d like to offer you a little taste of what the Bitesize Irish Gaelic on-line learning program has to offer by highlighting one of our lessons. In this highlight, … Continue reading

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“Twenty Questions” for Irish Beginners

“Is it bigger than a breadbox?” “Is it smaller than a mouse?” Chances are you’ve played the game “Twenty Questions” at some time in your life. It’s a great way to keep children (or adults!) occupied on long car trips. … Continue reading

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Tea and Grammar Part 4: Possession

Welcome to the fourth installment of “Tea and Grammar,” in which I help you demystify some of those grammatical terms that get thrown at you when you’re learning a language. If you’re like a lot of adult language learners, you may never … Continue reading

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Lesson Highlight: Meeting and Greeting

It’s time for another nibble of Bitesize Irish Gaelic! From time to time, we’d like to offer you a little taste of what the Bitesize Irish Gaelic on-line learning program has to offer by highlighting one of our lessons. In this highlight, … Continue reading

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