Irish/Other Resources

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Table of Contents[edit]

Irish

History - Alphabet - Spelling - Pronunciation - Grammatical Changes - Basic Sentence Structure - The Article - Nouns - Verbs - Commonly Confused Words - Compound Prepositions - Prefixes - Dictionaries - Other Resources - Common phrases - Similar English words -

Vocabulary


Other resources[edit]

Lessons / Grammar Guides / Learning Tools[edit]

Media[edit]

  • Nos.ie is an online social and cultural magazine in Irish.
  • Vicipéid is the Irish language version of wikipedia a great place to practice your irish as there are plently of other wikipedians there to help you.
  • Foinse is a now defunct Irish-language newspaper with a section for "foghlaimeoirí" (learners).
  • Beo is a now defunct online magazine. The articles include pop-up translations of the more difficult words and phrases.
  • Blas is provided by BBC Northern Ireland.
  • is a daily Irish-language newspaper
  • TG4 is an Irish-language TV station.

Forums and Chat Rooms[edit]

  • #gaeilge an irc channel for Irish speakers and learners. Fáilte roimh gach duine.
  • Irish Gaelic Translation Forum is a post for requesting translations from a group of volunteering experienced speakers. This is also a good place to ask questions about the language, and to practice with other learners.
  • Daltai.com Forums Discussion groups for Irish speakers with English and Irish language forum.

Dictionaries[edit]

  • Focloir.ie English - Irish dictionary from Foras na Gaeilge
  • Vicifhoclóir is the Irish language version of wiktionary. It's currently a bit short of words, but quite a number of the basics are covered.

Academic Resources[edit]

Misc[edit]

  • TextWriter is a web page that lets you see how text looks in various fonts and colors, including some Irish fonts.