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Monday Night Irish Class, September 13, 2010
Irish
gmcdavid

Rang Gaeilge, 13ú lá Mí Mheán Fómhair 2010

Mad Lib Exercise

ainmfhocal uathasingular noun
ainmfhocal iolraplural noun
aidiachtadjective
ainm briathartha aistreachtransitive verbal noun
briathar neanmhaistreachintransitive verb
áitplace
ainmhíanimal
dathcolor
náisiúntachtnationality
ball an choirpbody part
seomra an tíroom of the house
gairm bheathaprofession"life calling"
proifisiúnprofession
in annable to
aréirlast night
cuisneoirrefrigeratorm3
in éindí (le)along (with)
gágcrack, crevicepl gáigí
gáigí beagasmall cracks/crevices
scuabsweepvn scuabach
mar gheall arbecause
fréamhrootpl fréamhacha
fréamhacha fuaracold roots
cosleg
alpánlump, chunkm1
tabhairgivethug "I gave"
meacan deargcarrot
filleadhfold, bend, returnd'fhilleamar "we went back"
mothaighfeel, sense, perceive
Ní raibh a fhios agam cén fáthI did not know why
tóglift, raise, take up, take
eiticethics
ildaitemulti-colored
leigheashealing, remedy, medicinem1 pl leigheanna
mar leigheasas a remedy
ar m'aghaidhon my face
dochtúirdoctorm3
níos déanaílater
coinnighkeep, continue, maintain
ionganail, claw, talonf gs iongan. pl igne.
m'ionga "my fingernail"
gránaighgranulate, scrape, crumblevn gránú

Sentence Construction

cóimeáilassembly
cuir le chéileput together
abairtsentencef2
tugthagivenva of tabhair
cuir ... ar fáilprovide
réamhfhocalpreposition
aimsir briathraverb tensepl aimsirí ...
mar shamplafor examplem.sh.
  1. réiteachpreparing
    ramharfat
    aréirlast night
    cócairecook
    cocairesmart aleck
    feoilmeatgs feola
    cuidportiongs coda

    réiteach, ramhar, aréir, feoil, cuid, cócaire
    Bhí an cócaire ramhar ag réiteach mo choda feola aréir.
    The fat cook was preparing my [portion of] meat last night.


  2. gearrshort
    coicísfortnight
    faoi cheann coicísewithin two weeks

    seachtain, gearr, obair, coicís, teach, ceann
    Beidh an tseachtain ghearr oibre ag teacht faoi cheann coicíse.
    A short work week will be coming within a fortnight.


  3. mallslow, late
    paisinéirpassengerm3
    bain ... amacharrive

    mall, stáisiún, maidin, paisinéir, bain
    Bainfidh an paisinéir amach ag an stáisiún go mall ar maidin seo.
    The passenger will arrive at the station later this morning