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I Want to Learn Irish Gaelic

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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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    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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    Now That Would Be Cool

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

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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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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'm learning gaelic :D it's not easy for me, because i am used to speaking dutch all the time. But i suppose i can speak this sentence in real. - Dia dhuit, Shaun is ahm dohm. Cad...
    GaelicCat GaelicCat 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 1

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    I want to learn Korean and Gaelic
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    Im not Irish, but have always been intrigued by the Irish culture. :)I've also always liked the Irish band, U2 ever since I was a kid and like the Irish-American rap group, House...
    texaschic35 texaschic35 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    My father is Irish and a quarter Polish… then my father is Irish and a quarter Dane… interesting mixture :P
    SeanaO SeanaO 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 3

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    Having played for London Irish and followed Irish rugby since my first international (Twickenham 1970, 9-3 England) I know all about ups and downs. So it's absolutely wonderful to...
    dafuch dafuch 56-60, M Aug 7

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    And I love Irish music. My favorite Irish band is flogging Molly.
    davable davable 16-17, M 7 Responses Aug 10

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    My grandpa was 100% Irish Catholic and proud of it. He always had something on that reminded him of home. Since he died, I feel like my family has forgotten his roots. I remember...
    ZydecoVivo ZydecoVivo 16-17, F a week ago

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    Despite my being born in Brest, in north western France, where my mother was from, I am Irish raised. We lived in Cork, in the south of Ireland. My father Seamus works for a cruise...
    DearbhalC95 DearbhalC95 18-21, F 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    And I sound it when I drink. Haha scotch Irish actually with a wee bit of Cherokee I believe. I will someday visit where I originated from hopefully get to meet my family in...
    lucidity91 lucidity91 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 30

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    Same as my French ancestor, a member of the Internationale. An Irishman named Eoghan. My great great grandmother.....
    Catram21 Catram21 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 31

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    On my dad's side :P it's funny cuz, my dad's parents were born in Ireland but moved to America. And my dad's grandparents were born in Ireland, my mom was born in Aruba and i was...
    GaelicCat GaelicCat 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 1

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    I have a forbear from the Irish county of Waterford. I have been trying to find out more about this part of my ancestry.
    Gaspard91 Gaspard91 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    I love everything about Ireland. And men with irish accents make my panties drop instantly.
    anniecherry anniecherry 26-30, F Aug 7

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    I am Irish and I am proud of it
    kooldude56 kooldude56 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 15

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    An Irishman is never drunk so long as he has one blade of grass to hold onto to keep from falling off the face of the earth.
    Dantescircle Dantescircle 36-40, M Aug 17

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    My dad recently explained to me that I am 100% Irish though I was born in Canada. Sounds good to me.
    trysten778 trysten778 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 18

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    I'm half Scottish, half Irish. I like to get drunk and fight with myself.
    Dantescircle Dantescircle 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    I don't have the awesome accent, but I do have Irish ancestry. I actually went to Ireland back in 2008 with my family, and we visited the (unbelievably) small town where my great...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    who knew there were so many Irish people on here?! Ps- ... POTATO
    isatbytheocean isatbytheocean 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Half Irish on my Dad's side and proud! :)
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    I've always loved learning. When I was a little girl, I would come home from school, line all of my dolls up against one wall in my bedroom and proceed to teach them everything...
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    Ok .i'd really like to learn a lot of languages i considerer that is the best thing that i know do it is easy for me and i enjoy to learn english im mexican and just for learn i...
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