“Where is the pub?” Cá bhfuil an teach tabhairne? “Everywhere.” Gach uile áit. “Who is that beautiful girl over there?” Cé hí an ghirseach dhathúil thall ansin? “That’s
After the Old Irish, there was something called Middle Irish. The term is somewhat problematic, because in earlier times it used to mean something else:
Killary Harbour, in Irish an Caoláire Rua, is a long, narrow sea-inlet in Connacht, between County Galway/Contae na Gaillimhe and County Mayo/Contae Mhaigh Eo. A place
Ulaidh – Cúige Uladh – Ulster Ulaidh is the nominative, Uladh is the genitive. After simple prepositions, dative can be used: in Ultaibh, le hUltaibh. Counties:
Democratic Unionist Party = an Páirtí Aontachtach Daonlathach. Treated as a definite noun construction, with a definite article. Genitive: an Pháirtí Aontachtaigh Dhaonlathaigh. Sinn Féin.
The expression “explanatory relative sentence” means here such relative sentences as “the man who spoke to you“, i.e. the man who is defined by the fact