Monday Night Irish Class, April 11, 2011

Irish Class, April 11, 2011

Rang Gaeilge, 11ú lá mí Aibreáin 2011

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Quiz questions

From the book:

From class
Céard í príomhchathair na stát Illinois? Springfield
Cé a scríobh an leabhar Na Gunna Lúnasa? Barbara Tuchman
Cén t-oileán ar a fháil bás Napoleon? St. Helena
Cé a scríobh an leabhar Imithe Leis an nGaoth? Margaret Mitchell

The first three were mine. The rest of the class had plenty of good contributions,
but Gone with the Wind in Irish seemed particularly impressive


seo this
sin that
siúd that, there More distanct in time, space, or some
other sense than sin. Also more of a standalone word.

Nuacht na nÓg
déagóir teenager m3 gs déagora
ruaille buaille commotion, tumult f3 gs coda npl codanna
cuid part, portion, share f3
an tsraid is gnóthaí the busiest street
seacht mbliana déag 17 years
is óige youngest
ó from, since, from the time
fiú worth
os cionn above
ógánach young man
céanna same
cheana already

From Siopalann
Mheiriceá – Aisling an Tomhaltóra!

aisling vision
tomhaltóir consumer m3 gs tomhaltóra
tairbhe benefit, profit
áisiúlacht convenience
imill = imeall border, edge
talamh ground, earth
tógála building
corraí movement, stir, excitement
deasca dregs, sediment, leaven
ciúine calm, silent, still
bánú whitening
sar before
sar i bhfad shortly
folmha empty
istoíche by night
leithéid like, counterpart, equal

We will be doing more with this next week.

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