Speaking Irish – An Ghaeilge Bheo
Author: Siuan Ni Mhaonaigh, Antain Mac Lochlainn
Format: PDF, MP3
Take a big step toward fluency in Irish, “Speaking Irish” is a unique opportunity to sharpen your listening and conversational skills in the company of speakers from all corners of Ireland. The Audio CD features authentic, unrehearsed interviews with more than twenty Irish speakers, representing all three regional dialects. Just put the disc in your CD player, and your journey begins. Hear Aoife weigh the pros and cons of life in Dublin as opposed to the Irish countryside. Listen to Mairin describe a good friend. Learn about Gaelic games and their place in the community from Donncha. And enjoy animated discussions of other topics like family, education, the environment, the Gaeltacht, and the Irish in America. The companion book provides a transcript of all the interviews, plus extensive exercises and notes on vocabulary, grammar, regional variations, and more.