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If you’re familiar to the famous Irish song “An bhfaca tú mo Shéamaisín?”, you will be pleased to know that we added to our weekly Irish language pronunciation videos playlist!
This Irish pronunciation video will teach you how to say “Wake up!” using the Irish language.
We’re starting a new video series on our blog and on the YouTube channel. In the past months we received several requests from our community to talk a bit more about Irish grammar, so we’re going to answer those requests with video series, focused on the topic.
Do you remember how to say “Whiskey” in Irish Gaelic? Then you should also know how to say “Water” using the Irish language.
This week’s Irish pronunciation video will teach you how to say “excuse me” using the Irish language. Check out the written pronunciation at the end of this blog post.
The “slender r” sound in Irish Gaelic is a special sound, and an essential part of the language, although it’s not often taught. For that reason, you can give your spoken Irish Gaelic a boost by practicing it.
Did you know that the word “whiskey” is actually an Anglicisation of the first word in the Gaelic phrase “uisce beatha” meaning “water of life”? This phrase is also a translation of the Latim term “aqua vitae” (describing distilled spirits during the Middle Ages).
One of the most important things you need to be aware of when you’re starting to learn Irish Gaelic is that most Irish words can be pronounced in a number of different ways.