# Gaeilge

Last month
February 2024
Síle Seoige responds to 'gaslighting' talk show apology over comments about the Irish language
Irish: It's not cool to just tear down our beautiful, native Gaeilge
FactCheck: Are there only 16,000 'natural' Irish speakers?
Ivan Yates doubles down on his comments about the Irish language
This year
Teachers say reintroduction of teaching-through-Irish allowance 'would make a massive difference'
'It's a real inequality': Educators call for teaching-through-Irish allowance to be reintroduced
The allowance was suspended in 2012 for any newly qualified teachers.
Last year
'It's been a huge labour of love': Garry Bannister on his 700,000-entry Irish-English thesaurus
'It shows the irony': Irish speaker on using Gaeilge to confront anti-immigrant protesters
Quiz: Do you know the names of these things as Gaeilge?
Poll: Do you speak Irish?
Quiz: How much do you know about the Irish language?
All time
Glanbia criticised for misspelling Irish word in new name rebranding
Families from Limerick and Meath win rent free accommodation on Inis Meáin for school-year
Scheme to house a family on Inis Meáin for a year generating 'huge' interest
The Good Information Podcast: The Irish language - how we can help it to thrive
NI language legislation to be introduced at Westminster if Stormont fails, MP says
Poll: Would you like to speak more Irish in your daily life?
Open Thread: How has your relationship with the Irish language evolved?
Open Newsroom invitation: Can the EU help to grow the Irish language?
Irish to be fully recognised as an official EU language from New Year's Day
Amendment tabled to facilitate social media messaging in Irish with public bodies
Nearly 40% of Leaving Cert students have chosen not to sit the Irish exam this year
Opinion: We should build a 'Gaelollscoil' in the Gaeltacht as a means of reviving the Irish language
Poll: How often do you speak Irish?
'People see it as second grade': Debates continue on laws that could enable citizens to speak more Irish
The Irish For: What’s the Irish word of the year?
Government confirms all Gaeltacht colleges will remain closed this summer
The Irish For: Although apart for now, when we reunite, it will be the stuff of poetry. Crisis survival tips from the Irish language
The Irish For: Kiltartanese and a passionate affair. The story of Galway's Lady Gregory
The Irish For: Cúpla focal for the happy couple
The Irish For: Reflecting on the decade Gaeilge and social media found each other
The Irish For: How a fada can make all the difference
Royal Bank of Scotland has called its new app Bó
The Irish For: The enduring genius of artist Louis le Brocquy
The Irish For: Are Irish names really that difficult to pronounce?
The Irish For: Notes on the naming of a still-contentious Irish-themed cocktail
The Irish For: Rings, cloth and matchsticks - the secrets of the bairín breac
The Irish For: The varieties of cailín and the deductive Coleen Rooney
The Irish For: Vegans, vegetarians and the battle of translating modern words
The Irish For: Cuddly mammals and furry predators