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Unread post by Stìophan » Thu Oct 04, 2007 4:52 pm

Miguel wrote:

'S fheàrr leam a' ghrèin.

'S fheàrr leam a' ghrian

Explanation:

a' ghrèin is the Dative or Prepostional form of a' ghrian, thus it apprears after words such as ri, le, bho, do etc. It does normally doesn't occur after prepositional pronouns such as leam, leat, bhuat, dhomh etc.



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Unread post by iolair » Thu Oct 04, 2007 4:59 pm

Isn't it true that "a' ghrian" is the subject of the sentence, not the object of the preposition "le" in this case?

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Unread post by An Gobaire » Thu Oct 04, 2007 5:39 pm

I'd go with Iolair on this one. 'S fhearr leam a' ghrian is fine.

dol fodha na grèine...... fon uisge is fon ghrèin...loisgte leis a' ghrèin
Dèan buil cheart de na fhuair thu!

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Unread post by *Alasdair* » Thu Oct 04, 2007 5:45 pm

Bha i fuar sa' mhadainn, ach tha i griannach is blàth a-nis, chan eil sgòth anns an adhar *That i can see*. Bidh i glè fhuar a-nochd. :)
It was cold in the morning, but it is sunny and warm now, there isn't a cloud in the sky *That i can see*. It will be very cold tonight. :)

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Unread post by Fear Gallta » Fri Oct 05, 2007 10:06 am

Tha latha brèagha ann an-seo cuideachd. Tha bodach na side ag ràdh gun ruig i 17C an-diugh. Chan eil sin dona idir. :D
It's a lovely day here too. The weatherman says it will reach 17C today. Not bad at all.

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Unread post by iolair » Fri Oct 05, 2007 12:12 pm

Ged a tha e an 4mh Damhair, tha i mar an la samhraidh an-diugh. Tha e solleir agus gle bhlath.

Although it's October 4th, it's like a summer day today. It's clear and very warm.

Ciamar a chans iad "humid" 'sa Ghaidhlig?

How do you say "humid" in Gaelic?

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Unread post by amhlaobh » Fri Oct 05, 2007 12:47 pm

Ciamar a chans iad "humid" 'sa Ghaidhlig?
Can na h-Èireannaich "là bog" - a soft day. Is dòcha gum bu chòir dhut a' ràdh "'s e latha bog a th'ann"

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Unread post by An Gobaire » Fri Oct 05, 2007 12:55 pm

bruthainneach is another word for you, meaning "sultry". Aimsir bhruthainneach - humid, sultry weather
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Unread post by iolair » Fri Oct 05, 2007 3:20 pm

Moran taing.

Mar sin...

'S e la bruthainneach a th' ann an-diugh.

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Unread post by *Alasdair* » Fri Oct 05, 2007 4:46 pm

Bha i faur sa' mhadainn a-rithist, ach tha e blàth agus soiller a-nis. Tha e gu bhith 17°C
It was cold again in the morning, but it is warm and clear now. It is nearly 17°C.

Chan eil dona do* Damhair.
Not bad for October.


*Would you use 'do' here or 'airson' or 'ri'?

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Unread post by Fear Gallta » Sun Oct 07, 2007 11:06 am

*Alasdair* wrote:
Chan eil dona do* Damhair.
Not bad for October.


*Would you use 'do' here or 'airson' or 'ri'?
Chanainn-sa "chan eil dona airson na Dàmhair". Ach chan eil mi buileach cinnteach ma tha sin ceart.

I'd say..... But i'm not entirely sure if that's correct.

'S e latha brèagha a th' ann far a bheil mi-fhèin.
It's a lovely day where i am.

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Unread post by GunChleoc » Sun Oct 07, 2007 3:51 pm

Fear Gallta wrote:ma tha sin ceart.
ma bhios... no nam biodh..., saoilidh mi / I think

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Unread post by Jean-Claude » Sun Oct 07, 2007 6:19 pm

Bha i grianach ann an Reims agus bha an adhar gorm gu lèor.
Tha na craobhan a'gabhail dathan : tha am Foghar air tòiseachadh.


Image

An "sumac" anns an lios aig mo bhean.

The weather was sunny at Reims and the sky was completely blue.
The trees take colours : Automn is began.
One sumac in the garden of my wife.

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Unread post by GunChleoc » Sun Oct 07, 2007 7:07 pm

'S e dath brèagha a th' aige.
It has a beautiful colour.

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Unread post by Rù-ra » Sun Oct 07, 2007 9:34 pm

Bha i grianach ann am Muile an-diugh cuideachd. Bha mo mhac a' cluich rugbaidh. An urrainn dhuibh am bàt'-aiseig Cal Mac fhaicinn a dh'astar?
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It was sunny on Mull today too. My son was playing rugby. Can you see the Cal Mac ferry in the distance?

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