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Gaelic adjectives

Unlike English, adjectives in Gaelic are placed after the noun. Adjectives in Gaelic agree with the noun they describe. This means that adjectives have a special form if the noun that they describe is in the plural.

Examples for using Gaelic adjectives

na seann bhoireannaich
the old women
na boireannaich àlainn
the beautiful women
na boireannaich bheaga
the small women
na boireannaich òga
the young women

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How to learn Gaelic

Speak! Gaelic is based on a natural learning process - you practice simple grammar and vocabulary tasks repeatedly until Speak! decides that you have learned the material well enough to procede to the next level. In this way, you'll advance from the basics to more intricate structures at your own pace in exactly the same way a child learns a language - seeing, hearing and responding over a length of time.

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  • Software to learn Scottish Gaelic for download

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  • Runs on Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista and XP
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I have to say, I was pleasantly surprised by the performance of the software. For example, before getting the course, I had thought that pronounciation in Gaelic was next to impossible. With the many spoken words in the course, slowly but surely I'm learning how to pronounce the words properly. But I'm not sure if this is the case. In parallel, I watched some Youtube videos and these align with the software. I had so far only the demo version for testing, but am already convinced by this already. Especially since there is hardly any material from German-Gaelic (or English-Gaelic).more...

Published on June 24, 2016 by Gino from Michendorf, Germany

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Although it is early days with this course, I have not found fault. This was actually a present for someone else, but after trying it myself, I have kept it.
The auto learn feature is brilliant, making sure that you have grasped one level before moving you on to the next. I will happily recommend this course and linguashop, who are very friendly and very efficient, to any anybody.

Published on Dec. 15, 2017 by Stuart from Winchester, England

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The ordering and delivery went smoothly and expeditiously and the product as well is excellent. I recommend this company whole-heartedly.

Published on Sept. 9, 2016 by Linda from Oberrieden, Switzerland

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The voice recognition is not completely accurate, but other than that it was really great.

Published on Dec. 17, 2017 by Frazer from Australia

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Top Reasons to learn Gaelic

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Basic words and phrases in Gaelic

Get by in Gaelic with these basic Gaelic words & phrases.

The man is old.

Tha am fear sean.

The boys are small.

Tha na balaich beag.

The house is new.

Tha 'n taigh nuadh.

The boy is strong.

Tha 'm balach làidir.

The houses are old.

Tha na taighean sean.

The house is small.

Tha 'n taigh beag.

The girls are small.

Tha na caileagan beag.

The horses are old.

Tha na h-eich sean.