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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Gaeilge

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Why has the Irish language been removed as a requirement for NUIG's President?
The Students’ Union president says he’s concerned about the decision the move will have for Leaving Cert students.
15 cover versions as Gaeilge that are absolute bangers
Pure tunes.
15 phrases that actually got official translations as Gaeilge in 2016
Important work.
How the Irish language lives on Snapchat: 5 Gaeilgeoirí leading the way
“People really respect the language of Irish and they want to see it grow and flourish.”
Tesco have apologised for messing up a translation in their Irish Christmas card
Oh dear Tesco.
11 reasons why TG4 is actually the best channel on Irish television
Cláir teilifíse den scoth.
Over 2.3 million language learners have signed up for Irish lessons on Duolingo
It’s estimated that almost a quarter of all Duolingo users are resident in Ireland.
11 reasons why The Irish For is the most delightful Twitter account in Ireland
13 excellent ways to insult someone as Gaeilge
Is smuigín thú! (You’re a snot-nosed brat. Yeah you.)
Irish language groups (and broadcasters) aren't happy with Heather Humphreys
The Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht Affairs has refused to meet with some Irish-language organisations for the past three years.
10 struggles that are too real for people with surnames as Gaeilge
Spell ‘Ó Flaithbheartaigh’ right the first time. We dare you.
'Seán an tSneachta': 12 excellent translations from Game of Thrones as Gaeilge
The first book has just been released in Irish and there is much fun to be found in its pages.
A Czech Gaeilgeoir tells us why people should go to this Irish-language festival
A performance of Cluiche na Corónach, an Irish-language translation of Game of Thrones, is also planned as part of the literature festival.
'We just want to speak our own language, in our own country'
After the news last week that a barman left his job after he was banned from speaking Irish, Aodhán Ó Deá says he has also experienced negative reactions when he has spoken as Gaeilge.
This Sky Sports News presenter tried to read Gaeilge on air and it did not go well
Poor lamb.
This Sky Sports News presenter tried to read some Irish on air and it did not go well
‘I can’t read that’.
This Irish girl managed to get Three to sort out their 'no fadas' policy
14 essential facts of life for people with a name as Gaeilge
It’s an, eh, adventure.
17 times Irish people proved Gaeilge is the funniest language
Ar fheabhas.
11 times a fada makes all the difference
In the name of the fada.
16 times Tumblr perfectly summed up the Irish language
It’s a mad language, so it is.
8 Irish words and phrases that English just can't match
There’s a word for ‘trying to talk while bawling crying’.
This sketch perfectly sums up the struggle of the Irish Leaving Cert oral
For the person who goes in without a clue.
How Well Do You Remember Primary School Irish?
It’s time for round two!
9 Irish language translations that are so bad they're good
Cálslá. CÁLSLÁ!
9 Irish language translations that are so bad they're good
Cálslá. CÁLSLÁ!
Irish people in this Facebook group have come up with a gas Gaeilge meme
And now they’re popping up everywhere.
Failure to translate legislation after 11 years could see criminal cases dismissed
The government has been given until 21 March to translate an almost 12-year-old act into Irish.
Tayto are launching a Paddy's Day packet of crisps in a tricolour bag
Pure Irishness in every bite…
Every Irish person abroad is going to want this bag of Tayto as Gaeilge
That’s cáise agus oiniúin to you.
8 delightful Irish words and phrases that English could never match
‘A place with an abundance of seagulls’.
Ed Sheeran has recorded his song Thinking Out Loud as Gaeilge
Maith an buachaill!
Ed Sheeran has recorded his song Thinking Out Loud as Gaeilge
Maith an buachaill!
12 times the Irish words for things were truly delightful
The seapáinis. Great bunch of lads.
Here's the mortifying moment a lad chose a car service over a date on Pioc Do Ride
Irish dating in 2015, everyone.
TG4's new dating show is basically a real-life version of Horse Outside
Fitzi drives a Mitzi…
11 puns every Gaeilgeoir will enjoy
Is mise le meas.
How Well Do You Remember Primary School Irish?
Lámh, lámh eile, a haon, a dó…
A Gaelic grammar blunder means this sign reads 'Welcome to Penis Island'
Here's why having Irish gives you a big leg up in grabbing a €52k EU job
It’s ten years since Irish was made an official language of the EU.