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I’m fine, thanks

Here, we cover how to say “I’m fine”: Now let’s say it more politely, to show our real respect to the person we’re speaking with. Saying it with a “thank you” Let’s say someone asks you Conas atá tú? How are you? You can answer with how you’re feeling, followed by: Combine the phrase for how you’re feeling …

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Bean Pháidín

Welcome to your final song lesson! By the end of this song lesson, you’ll be able to sing Bean Pháidín – Páidín’s Wife. You’ll also learn the history of the song as well as how to pronounce each word correctly.

Beidh Aonach Amárach

Welcome to your next song lesson! You will learn the history of the song Beidh Aonach Amárach, as well as how to pronounce each word correctly. You’ll also learn some common Irish words throughout the song. Bain taitneamh as!

Count from 1 to 10

Now it’s time to start learning some new vocabulary! Let’s start learning to count in Irish! Count to ten! Now say it with me! Learning Tip: Notice that you say the little word “a” before the number when counting through the numbers in Irish. That may seem awkward at first, as it’s not something we’re …

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Video: Caol le caol, leathan le leathan

This video lesson is related to Spelling rule which is the next lesson. After this lesson, you will be able to better pronounce and spell Irish Gaelic words.

Spelling rule

Does the following sentence just look like a mixture of letters to you? We’ll tell you a pattern to help you start approaching words and spelling. You’ll see it everywhere in Irish. Once it clicks, you won’t be able to stop seeing it! Oh, and I’ll tell you what it means at the end. “mhadra” …

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Trasna na dTonnta

By the end of this song lesson, you’ll be able to sing Trasna na dTonnta, Across the Waves, a traditional Irish song in the Irish language. You will learn the history of the song as well as how to pronounce each word correctly. Being able to sing a traditional Irish language song offers you a …

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