How to use personal pronouns in Irish

You want to learn how to use Irish personal pronouns? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Irish lessons complete with useful examples. I, you, he, she... we explain all you need to know about Irish personal pronouns in bite-size lessons.

Irish personal pronouns : I

A personal pronoun is what we call the English words 'I', 'you', 'he', 'she', 'we' and 'they'. Just like English, Irish has a set of personal pronouns. The English word 'I' is a pronoun in the first person singular. The Irish word for 'I' is ''.

Examples

mise freisin
me too
I
mise amháin
just me
mise ach an oiread
me neither
ní mise
not me
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Of those who are able to speak Irish Gaelic, roughly 75,000 have Irish Gaelic as a first language. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Irish would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Irish

Learn to get by in Irish with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in Irish, introduce yourself in Irish and even hold a conversation in Irish after you have met someone.

Ní capall é seo.
This is not a horse.
Ní bord é seo.
This is not a table.
Ní cathaoir é seo.
This is not a chair.
Ní madra é seo.
This is not a dog.
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Step 2 : Irish personal pronouns

Personal pronouns are what we call the words I, you, he, she, we and they. Learning personal pronouns is important in Irish, but you don't need to learn them all at once. Focus instead on just three Irish personal pronouns to get started. We suggest that you learn , and siad (I, you, they). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Irish personal pronouns including useful examples. Learn the three Irish personal pronouns , and siad by heart and then move on to Step 3 (the indefinite article in Irish).

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