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Irish Music CDs Giveaway

Mary Murphy is a friend of Bitesize and she has a new CD album called Lucy’s Fling. In this blog post, you’ll have the chance to win a CD with her traditional Irish music. Here’s what you should know about Mary and her music. Related posts: The Road to Lisdoonvarna Video with Irish How Mary Murphy

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Discover the Bitesize Irish Gaelic Quizzes

Bitesize Irish Gaelic includes learning-enhancement quizzes. They’re not to stress you out, but rather to help you learn words and spelling in Irish Gaelic, faster. Related posts: Finding the Best Way to Help You Speak Irish Gaelic Visitor questions: What do I get, and how much does it cost? 68 Gaelic Pronunciation Recordings Added Secrets

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How To Say – Happy April Fool’s Day in Irish (VIDEO)

Do the Irish celebrate April Fool’s Day? Of course! It’s all fun and games. Related posts: How To Say – Goodbye in Irish Gaelic (Video) How To Say – I Love Shopping in Irish Gaelic (VIDEO) Learning Irish Gaelic with the Help of Video Content How To Say Your Name in Irish (VIDEO)

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What Does it Mean to Be an Irish Language Enthusiast?

People have their reasons for learning a new language. Some will learn it because they want to get a better job or they are planning to move to a new country. When looking back at our experience and amazing feedback from the community, we can say for sure that the reason why someone will learn a language

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Don’t drive in Ireland, Electric-Bike it

On our podcast, we’ve previously discussed whether you should rent a car or take a tour bus when visiting Ireland. The overwhelming answer was: drive, because it gives you the freedom to see Ireland at your own pace. Related posts: This is what a beautiful Summer’s day looks like in Ireland: 2012 Edition Holiday in

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Dear Bitesize: Audio Resources and How To Say “Have”

In today’s Dear Bitesize post, I’m answering two questions that came in recently to Bitesize Irish Gaelic. The first learner wanted to know the which resources are available to hear more Irish Gaelic. Another Irish language learner wished to know more about the peculiar way of expressing having in Irish. Related posts: Crack Irish pronunciation

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The Irish Language – Strange but Beautiful

People who start learning Irish do it because they have a connection to the Irish language, they’re interested in the Irish history or fascinated by Irish culture, including music, poetry and art. Many of these people encountered the Irish language before and saw it as a strange but beautiful language. Related posts: 9 Pieces of Advice

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The Irish Heritage Fuels the Desire to Learn Irish Gaelic

If you’re going to browse our blog and especially our Bitesize Irish Gaelic member interviews, you’ll notice that we’re strong believers that having an Irish heritage isn’t mandatory if you want to learn the Irish language. With that being said, we do agree that the process of learning Irish Gaelic and one’s Irish heritage are

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Watch a Conversation in Irish

Meet Siobhán and Gabrielle from Bitesize Irish, speaking in the Irish language! OK, it’s as natural as can be when you have a camera pointed at you. We hope you enjoy this natural speed conversation (a bit like our Conversational lessons that are part of the Bitesize Irish program, but those lessons also include phonetic

why in irish

How to say “Why” in Irish Language (Video)

To be able to express yourself in Irish Gaelic, it’s great to build up a vocabulary of questions that you can use when speaking with others. Watch the video above, and here are more notes to help your Irish language learning journey: “Why?” cén fáth (Connacht dialect, mostly the north west of Ireland) /kayn faw/

Fairy Door in Irish

How to Say “Fairy Door” in Irish

The old culture of Ireland had immense respect for the Sí: the fairy people. These days, that culture is often ridiculed, which ignores the wisdom that this encapsulated. By showing respect to the Sí, those magical people of the earth, we showed respect to nature around us. It made us mindful of leaving tracks behind


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