Our blog serves as regular motivation for you to speak the Irish language. Find posts about Irish language cheat sheets, our live Q&A shownotes, videos where you find how to say certain phrases, and member interviews to tell you about their experience of learning the language.

Cheat Sheets

A Guide to Gossiping Cheat sheet

There’s nothing more authentic than…. gossiping in the Irish language 🤫 But seriously, there’s a lot to learn in the depths of gossiping. Here’s a free PDF cheat sheet for your by Bitesize Irish, as we launch this week a new module of our “Siúlach Scéalach” course for Explore and Grow members. Free Shareable Cheat

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Irish Pronunciation Videos

How to say Winter in Irish

Let’s learn how to say winter and some winter-related vocabulary.  Winter in Irish is geimhreadh (Connacht: /geev-ra/ Munster: /gee-ra/ Ulster: /gev-roo/). It’s often referred to as an geimhreadh /on gev-ra/, literally “the winter”. It’s winter in Irish is tá an geimhreadh ann /taw an gev-ra awn/. Winter weather is aimsir gheimhridh /am-shir ghiv-ree/ .Aimsir /am-shir/

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Member Interviews

INTERVIEW WITH ANTJE – LEARNING IRISH IN GERMANY

Antje shares her experience learning Irish as a non-native English speaker in Germany. Having grown up in the GDR, Antje tells Emma that Ireland was the first place she visited after the fall of the Berlin wall, making her way to Kerry to cycle The Ring of Kerry in 1990. She began working more on

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Cheat Sheets

Quick guide to numbers cheat sheet

Following on from our Guide to Numbers cheat sheet for Irish language learners, we’ve condensed the info into one sheet. Download the free PDF below. Free Shareable Cheat Sheet The PDF cheat sheet is published under a Creative Commons license. Please share with your fellow lovers of Gaeilge. No opt-in required. More info This shareable

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Live Q&As

Bitesize Irish Live Q&A – The Genitive Clause

On this November’s live Q&A, Ben and Siobhán from Bitesize Irish answered your questions on the Genitive Clause (‘An Tuiseal Ginideach’). Watch back to hear them demystify this intricate feature of Irish language grammar. Here are links to resources that were mentioned during the livestream: Conceptualising the Genitive So, as you may be aware, the

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Cheat Sheets

Guide to Numbers cheat sheet

When you’re learning to speak the Irish language, counting things in Irish is an essential part of your journey. Yet numbers and counting in Irish can be a complex area, and may be hard for you to figure it out. We’re delighted to launch a new cheat sheet below by Bitesize Irish, “Guide to Numbers”.

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