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BEGINNERS' BLAS

Whether you're a beginner or a more advanced Irish speaker, this site promises something for everyone. Beginners' Blas may be over but you can still listen to the highlights. Charlie Dillon explores the origin and history of Irish sloinnte or surnames. Céara Ní Choinn delves into a rich source of Irish Language that is all around us through placenames.


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We've gathered together some of the best bits of recent Beginners Blas programmes. Listen again to the highlights from the series.

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Colm Mac Aindreasa recommends some of the most useful websites dedicated to translating English to Irish and vice vearse. Read more...

 
 

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