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I Want to Learn Irish Gaelic

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    I Love Celtic Studies

    I have been studying Celtic history, mythology and Irish Gaeilge  on my own for about two years. I have purchased several books, software (('BYKI') - Before you Know it - (Teach Yourself *Irish*) and have considered Rosetta Stone... I read a english/Irish dictionary a couple...
    obroin obroin 51-55, M 4 Responses Dec 8, 2009

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    Gaelic

    I've long heard gaelic in some of the music I listen to and hear it on some shows and it sound so musical and fun I'd love to learn but afraid it might be a bit late to learn it well
    jadecrow jadecrow 51-55, M 7 Responses Sep 8, 2009

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    Love The Lyrical Sound Of It

    This was something my sweetie and I both wanted to do. Looks like now I'm going to do it solo. But it will be a challenge. Wondering if my language and learning skills are up to the task. Oh well... it'll be fun.
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F 5 Responses Oct 23, 2009

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    Learner

    I've been learning Irish for a few years now.  I've made plenty of progress but have a while to go before I achieve anything approaching fluency.   It has it's intricacies, no doubt, but it's difficulty has definitely been exaggerated.    It's become a...
    Tighearnmhas Tighearnmhas 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 23, 2009

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    Now That Would Be Cool

    i would love to learn gaelic.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 Apr 4, 2009

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    Dia Duit.

    I have already taught myself Irish Gaelic. It is difficult to learn , as is any new language, but once you have learned I.G. it is difficult to not use it when speaking or writing. I have caught myself saying/writing I.G. words almost everyday. It is a very rewarding and...
    TheHatterIsBack TheHatterIsBack 18-21, M Mar 12, 2013

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    I Want To Learn

    Me and my friend kyle been learning Irish together. we know how to say hello, how are you? yes, no. and a cupel swear words. I want to learn the full language, how to write it, how to speak it, i want to advance my vocabulary in irish. if some one can help please comment this. i...
    Mgri18mollz Mgri18mollz 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25, 2012

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    Is Brea Liom Gaeilge!

    D'fhoghlaim me Gaeilge ar feadh 6 bliana i meanscoil. Is brea liom an teanga agus bhi se mar ceann de na habhair is fearr liom. Shrioch me caighdean ard go leor ach ba brea liom bheith liofa sa teanga. I mo thuairim is teanga alainn i ach sa la at inniu ann ni labhraionn a lan...
    SJ7462426 SJ7462426 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 3, 2010

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    Ndlaig Shona Agus Athbhliain Shuimneach Duit

    Merry Christmas and Happy new year!
    RawRedhead RawRedhead 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 19, 2010

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    I Would Love To Learn, In Honor Of My Mother......

    I would love to learn it, in honor of my mother. She and her family are from Ireland, my mother passed away two and a half years ago of congested heart failure, at the sad age of 60...still full of love and life, she lost the battle. But I would love to learn it and even see...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2010

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    Irish Gaelic

    Irish Gaelic,Wanna learn it,What,Am I mad?
    storywriter2 storywriter2 46-50 Sep 29, 2012

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    Gra Anois Agus Go Deo

    It means, Love now and forever. This is the only Gaelic I know I could never forget though I do want to remember more
    rebelqueen rebelqueen 26-30, F Mar 22, 2013

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    I'm Growing Restless

    I sent a text to my boss saying I wasn't keeping well and couldn't make it. I lied. And this is the fourth lie of a similar kind since the year began. I did this before with my last job as well, but I used to detest that place. I've been at this place for more than two years now...
    saturnchild saturnchild 22-25, F Mar 11, 2012

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    I'm Looking For Someone To Learn Irish With

    i'm looking for someone to learn irish with
    caoimhincaoimhin caoimhincaoimhin 56-60 Jul 10, 2012

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    Gaeilge Is A Beautiful Language

    I have always loved Irish folklore, and music. That inspired me to learn the language. Funny thing it, I'm Malaysian XD Is there anyone who can teach me the language?
    macabreprincess macabreprincess 18-21, F Mar 2, 2013

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    I Once Borrowed a Cd Lauguage Set From the Library

    and learned some basic conversational phrases. But I really need to see the written Gaelic words to pronounce them correctly. My pronunciation was surprisingly inaccurate. Anyway, I like the language. It's like speaking a curious combination of Latin, French and Norse. No...
    RubyTewes RubyTewes 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 27, 2008

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    Hi, So I just moved to another city in Sept. far away from my past. I am divorced and have kids that live with their mom. My divorce just became final in April of this year (I have...
    Startingoveragain44 Startingoveragain44 41-45, M Nov 13

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    I would love to learn Korean <3
    ThatoneinLove ThatoneinLove 16-17, F 41 mins ago

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    My grandmother is Irish, she came to North America from Northern Ireland many years ago, though only by a quarter I considered myself British, or more aptly Northern Irish, however...
    Scrios Scrios 16-17 Nov 2

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    i remember when i left ireland, just before i learned english. I was terrified... that ppl would make fun of me, because of my accent, but i learned to be proud of it because it...
    aijmeerah aijmeerah 16-17, F Nov 15

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    This Was Not My Idea, But It Was A Great One Just The Same 1) I am Jesse 2) I am a recently retired firefighter of 17 years who now drives a cab and has a paper route...and...
    JesseLeeJames JesseLeeJames 46-50, M Nov 10

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    Tagged by SirLaughalots... for which I have called him a "dirty dawg" several times now........So, here goes:WHAT WAS YOUR...LAST BEVERAGE: sparkling waterLAST PHONE CALL...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 7 Responses Nov 13

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    I'm 25% Irish. My grampy is full Irish.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    …but apparently less Irish than I thought! A popular DNA test has shown that I am more Western European. 37% to be exact. Irish next with 24%. Then Scandinavia at 18, Italy...
    SiftingSentiment SiftingSentiment 51-55, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My strongest genes are Italian and Irish, It's pretty funny though cause I act like a Italian while I look Irish
    Br0KenWhisper Br0KenWhisper 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Michael Collins (1890-1922) Irish revolutionary leader Clips http://youtu.be/QiTJuEv7OYk
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 15

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    Not sure on the percentages, but I am mostly Irish and German out of anything. I have a lot of traits from both of these places.
    CrypticIris CrypticIris 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    hi any irish guy like to chat with me
    karen211 karen211 18-21, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    is there any nice guys out there looking for romance with a 21 year old irish girl please reply but if it's just sex talk you want to talk about I won't reply back ok!
    karen211 karen211 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    I have two! Hey I'm old! I've read a lot!! Fiction: Far from the madding crowd. By Thomas Hardy. Lovely story about a hard working farmer who is driven to go and work for the lady...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 6

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    A fine Irish malt scotch. There are many good ones that produce just a few cases each year. Which makes it expensive. But you will notice the difference between a fine malt and...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Nov 12

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    I would love to live in Ireland, by the countryside. I love Irish accent. I really really do.
    oliviapalm oliviapalm 18-21, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Again this world shown its reality that If you want to learn anything then you have to be experienced in it from starting. There is no space for beginners. If you are a beginner...
    ridergt ridergt 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 8

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    I really want to learn Spanish. My entirely family is Spanish so it would be in my best interests if I learned the language. Though, I haven't bee able to learn through Spanish...
    tjweelz tjweelz 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Who I Am, Point-Form, In Order of Priority. A creative, imaginative person, artistic, artist, playful Making up stories, being playful, fun, putting together ideas & storylines...
    Nyxii Nyxii 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 28

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    I learn people in high school are living in black and white world. People berate others because they are not popular or make them feel cool.Why don't people accept each other...
    Shark1578 Shark1578 16-17, M Nov 9

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    I like learning new things - being a life long learner. I like to learn. I become what I know - so it is important for me to choose wisely what I will learn. I read over many...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    My friend Mel has asked me to help her to learn how to wear a one-piece swimsuit instead of wearing bikinis.She says that although she has bought a couple of SWIMSUITS, that she...
    Katieiscute Katieiscute 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    I met my husband in 2009 and he was everything I had asked for. I even wrote a letter back in 2006 describing my perfect soul mate. And to our shock, he was it. He even found...
    bettergood bettergood 36-40, F Nov 11

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    I want to learn Louisiana Creole And French. Ive got relatives that speak it and part of my tracing my roots campaign is to learn the language and customs of my ancestors. Plus...
    Gr8nsaw8S Gr8nsaw8S 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    To the God whom i thought i knew, We are an entire generation with the broken pieces of our religion scattered on the floor around us. We are the children who learned fake...
    Ellabella95 Ellabella95 18-21 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I love music, always have since I was little. When I was in high school, I was in band, and actually was offered to play Bassoon in the spring... Well, I only played for one season...
    HeatherMarie14 HeatherMarie14 22-25, F Oct 28

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    1. I like Pop music a lot 2. I'm a cinephile 3. I have abandonment issues 4. I like sleeping with my window open 5. I like living in a peaceful serene place 6. I have a southern...
    anonymoussouthernbabe anonymoussouthernbabe 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    Ive been lonely for a long long LONG time. I want to learn to understand the root cause of why i feel so seperated from everybody and everything. Ive been this way since i was a...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 1

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    Life is funny and sad at the same time. I experience much in my life. I lost kids. I went to war. I see my best friends killed but there are good things about it to. Things that...
    wvlover77 wvlover77 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 6

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    It is time to leave for the day. I have put in my time and it's time to head home but this evening I am going to do something I really don't want to do but I need to do, I am...
    johnettebcook johnettebcook 51-55, F Nov 14

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    I really want to learn witchcraft. When I say it like that I sound really stupid, but honestly I do want to learn. I want to learn how to connect with nature, how to cast spells...
    willwill1234 willwill1234 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 16

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