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20 February 2015

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Common Phrases in English and Irish

What to hear what the the Irish language sounds like? Click on the play buttons to hear the students at St Dominic's School saying common phrases.

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Listen to this clipHello

Listen to this clipDia duit

Listen to this clipHow are you?

Listen to this clipCad é mar atá tú?

Listen to this clipGood Morning

Listen to this clipDia duit ar maidin.

Listen to this clipGood Health

Listen to this clipSláinte

Answers to some Questions

Students were asked the following questions click on the buttons to hear their answers.


Listen to this clipWhat is your favourite subject at school? (1)

Listen to this clipWhat is your favourite subject at school? (2)

Listen to this clipWhat do you want to do when you grow up?

Listen to this clipWhat is the best thing about where you live?

Listen to this clipWhat is your favourite television programme?

Listen to this clipWho are your favourite bands?

Listen to this clipWhat would you put in a time capsule?

Listen to this clipIf a Geni gave you one wish what would it be?

Listen to this clipIf a Geni gave you two wishes what would they be?

Listen to this clipWhy do you like Gaelic Football?

Listen to this clipWhat are your three most treasured possessions? (1)

Listen to this clipWhat are your three most treasured possessions? (2)

Listen to this clipWhat do you think would be the best thing about living in South Africa? (1)

Listen to this clipWhat do you think would be the best thing about living in South Africa? (2)

Full transcript available>>

 

The School Song

Listen to St Dominic's School song, the Dominican Magnificat, and the applause!.

To learn a little more about the history visit the St Dominic's Girls Grammar School website.

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