Tips, tricks and resources to help you easily learn Irish

This Blog has easy grammar tips, proverbs and useful phrases to help you learn to speak Irish

Naomh Bríd - St Brigid

Saint Brigid’s Day; A Short Guide to the Traditional Gaelic Festival


February 1st is the...

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Oíche Nollaig na mBan irish literature

Seán Ó Ríordáin, (1916-1977), is one of the most highly regarded...

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'For' - 'ar feadh' or 'le'? - Talking about Time in Irish easy grammar tips

Sometimes it’s the little words in a language that can be the most difficult of all! Using...

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Faigh réidh leis! - Get Rid of It! useful phrases

Get rid of it!

To talk about getting rid of something in Irish we use the word...

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Ritheann sé liom - Ideas in Irish useful phrases

To talk about an idea or thought ‘occurring’ to you use the verb ‘rith’...

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Going somewhere? 'Go' or 'go dtí'? easy grammar tips

If you want to say in Irish that you are going to a particular place should you...

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Before - 'sula/sular' or 'roimh'? easy grammar tips

There are two words for ‘before’ in the Irish language, but how do you know which one...

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Níl sé thar mholadh beirte - It's just not up to scratch! easy grammar tips useful phrases

It's just not up to scratch!

There is a great expression in the Irish language to say that...

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Ní neart go cur le chéile - There is Strength in Unity seanfhocail useful phrases

The word neart in Irish has lots of uses, and is a great word to know!

First of all, neart can be...

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