Podcast 038: Ten Reasons to Speak Irish Gaelic

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Podcast about learning to speak Irish Gaelic (in English). Do you need a bit of motivation for speaking some Irish Gaelic? Eoin covers the top ten reasons for speaking Ireland’s native language

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Discover Irish Heritage through its Music and Instruments

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Whether you want to learn Irish or simply learn more about this beautiful place on Earth and its history, the following infographic should satisfy at least some of your curiosities.

You’ll learn about Irish traditional music and instruments from the Celts in 500 BC to present day. Traditional Irish music is a tradition whose origins can be traced back to almost 2000 years ago when the Celts first arrived in Ireland.

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Podcast 037: Abarta Audio Guides with Neil Jackman

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Discussion podcast about learning to speak Irish Gaelic (in English). Neil Jackman founded Abarta Audio Guides. They’re downloadable, easy-to-follow, guides for tourist spots across Ireland.

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Recent questions from Irish learners

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Below are three recent questions we’ve received at Bitesize Irish Gaelic from learners of Irish Gaelic. Our Irish language expert is at hand, so you’re not alone learning to speak Irish.

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Podcast 036: It’s All In Your Perspective, with Karen Reshkin

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Discussion podcast about learning to speak Irish Gaelic (in English). This is an interview with Karen Reshkin from Chicago is an Irish language instructor at Na Gaeil. She’s also a musician, playing the fiddle

Karen is an accomplished Irish language speaker.

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Frustrated With Pronouncing “Go Breá” in Irish Gaelic

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The pronunciation of written Irish Gaelic is often an obstacle for learners of our native Irish language. There are also new sounds you’ll hear, that are new to your ear.

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Podcast 035: Irish Language in Portland, Oregan with Brian Ó hAirt

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Podcast interview in the English language. Brian Ó hAirt is an American sean-nós singer, musician, and a speaker of the Irish Language.

Brian shares his connection with Ireland’s real culture, through song and Irish Gaelic.

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More and Better: Bitesize Irish Gaelic Lessons

We’re pleased to announce an expansion and improvement to our Bitesize Irish Gaelic online program.

Let me first explain to you newcomers what the program is all about. Our motto is that you learn to speak the language of your Irish ancestors, in easy Bitesize portions.

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Podcast 034: A Russian in Ireland with Elena Clancy

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After about 13 years in Ireland, Elena Clancy shares her experiences with traveling around Ireland. She’s originally from Siberia in Russia, and now lives in Cork.

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Mobile Bites: Accessing Bitesize Irish Gaelic on Your Phone

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It’s funny how the world can change quite quickly.

When we launched our Bitesize Irish Gaelic program in 2010 publicly (all with about 30 lessons!), using your mobile to surf the internet was still in its infancy really.

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