Category Archives: Member Interviews

Visit Ireland, Fall in Love With the Irish Language

Most people in the Irish-learning community at Bitesize start to learn Irish Gaelic so they can have conversations with relatives and locals, or to strengthen the connection to their Irish heritage. But we were also lucky to meet people who … Continue reading

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Irish Gaelic Is a Living Language

Developing learning tools for people who want to learn Irish Gaelic allows us to have a clear image of where the Irish language is headed. We met people who were a bit unsure about starting the journey of learning Irish … Continue reading

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The True Definition of Learning Irish “At Your Own Pace”

Readers of this blog, as well as every Bitesize Irish Gaelic student know that our motto is “learn Irish at your own pace”. Until now we met really interesting people who shared with us (and with the Bitesize community) their … Continue reading

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Visualize Yourself Being Fluent in Irish Gaelic

Did you make a New Year’s resolution for 2018? If your goal is to learn Irish Gaelic then you should know that you’ve embarked on a beautiful journey. Learning the Irish language until you’re fluent is a huge task, but … Continue reading

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Learning Irish is Learning the History, Culture, and Values of the Irish People

Most people who start learning Irish Gaelic with the help of Bitesize soon discover they got more that what they bargained for. We’re not talking about the great tools that Bitesize provides to Irish-learning people, but what does “learning Irish … Continue reading

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Learning Irish Gaelic Has To Be Taken Seriously

Irish Gaelic isn’t the easiest language you could learn, but you shouldn’t aim for the easiest things in life, right? Most people who are learning the Irish language are doing it to identify with their heritage, learn more about themselves, … Continue reading

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Keep the Irish Heritage Alive by Learning Irish Gaelic

Having Irish heritage means different things for Irish-Americans. Some of them don’t really try to find out more about their roots and follow the American way of living, but most of the American citizens we talked to over the years had a … Continue reading

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Learning the Irish language for the Pure Pleasure of Learning It

We’ve mentioned this a few times on our blog and Facebook page. You don’t need Irish heritage to learn the Irish language. Although people with heritage will have a better chance of mastering Irish Gaelic, that doesn’t mean that heritage … Continue reading

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Discover an Animated Cartoon Series Using the Irish Language & Culture

You’ve got used to our Bitesize Irish Gaelic interviews where we showcase some of the Bitesize member’s stories, but today we have planned a different kind of interview. We’re going to meet Thomas O’Briant who uses the Irish language to … Continue reading

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Learning Irish Gaelic to Fill in the Blanks

Should you learn Irish Gaelic if you were born in Ireland or you have Irish heritage? You should, but only if you want to. You don’t want to learn Irish if it’s not something to do. Making it a chore will make … Continue reading

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