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“THE” food

June 18, 2016

Previously, I’ve introduced some food. Here are some of the same words, and new ones, with the.  The takes several different forms in Gaelic.

  • an t-aran (ahnt AHD on) [Note again the use of D to indicate a rolled R] the bread
  • an t-ìm (ahn CHEEM) the butter
  • an t-uisge (ahn TOOSH-kuh) the water
  • am bainne (ahm BAHN-yeh) the milk
  • an tì  (ahn tee) the tea (the kind we drink this time, not the kind we eat! Well unless you put in a lot of
  • an siùcar (ahn SHOO-ced) the sugar

We’ll talk about the various forms of the….later.  I have to be off to work soon!

5 Comments leave one →
  1. June 18, 2016 1:32 pm

    Thank you so much for this blog, it helps me a lot!!!

    • June 18, 2016 5:15 pm

      Thank you! It’s great to get some feedback and know someone’s enjoying it! 🙂

      • June 18, 2016 5:19 pm

        Yes, I’m trying to learn gaelic but doing completely by myself is VERY hard…

      • June 18, 2016 9:28 pm

        Go to my Learning Online link in the menu across the top. There are many, many sources there that are really helpful, to learn faster than what I post here each day.

      • June 20, 2016 10:51 am

        I will check!

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