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Irish Pronunciation Videos

How to say “Casadh an tSúgáin”, a famous song in Irish

Let’s learn a traditional Irish song called Casadh an tSúgáin which means “the twisting of the straw rope”. You may have heard of a súgán chair, its seat is made from straw rope. Straw rope has been used to do many things, such as tie things up around the farm and also to secure roofs.

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Q&A

Q&A Le Siobhán Agus Emma – Thursday October 28Th 2021

Emma and Siobhán will be hosting a live Q&A on YouTube. Date: Thursday October 28th 2021Time: 8pm Dublin, Ireland time. That’s 3pm US Eastern.Place: View on YouTube You can watch the Q&A live or rewatch it later above. Coming back to Irish We will be answering questions from those who have returned to learning the Irish

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Q&A Le Siobhán Agus Emma – Thursday September 16Th 2021

Watch back September’s Live Q&A with Siobhán and Emma above! The word “mná” in Irish seems to be pronounced sometimes as though the N is an R. Do you have other examples of this N to R sound change and do you know the origin of it in “Mná”? It actually isn’t unique to the

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Annoucements

11ú Breithlá Bitesize Irish

Bitesize Irish turns 11 years old in August 2021! If you’d like to share some kind words, please leave a reply below. Mo bhuíochas leis an bhfoireann ag Bitesize Irish le bliain anuas – Siobhán agus Emma, agus ar ndóidh Aisling agus Gabrielle roimhe sin. Thanks to each and every person who has been involved

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Q&A Le Siobhán Agus Emma – Thursday July 22nd 2021

Watch back July’s Live Q&A with Siobhán and Emma above! Can payment be made in Euros or Sterling? Payment is in US Dollars but it can be made using any currency as the currencies are exchanged automatically. The approximate price in Euros is stated under the cost in US Dollars but please check the latest

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