http://bellacaledonia.org.uk/2013/08/23 ... c-revival/
Gu mi-fhortanach tha am pàirt seo dìreach mar na chithear 'sa Chuimrigh an là an diugh. "Naaaaah, chan eil againn ri Chuimris Caerfyrddin a chuideachadh, bithidh i beò gu brath ann an Gwynedd" etc etc.
For years it was fatally easy for all of us living in the North and West, and faced with language death on our doorsteps, to kid ourselves that the language was still holding its own over there, on the next island … but the Shawbost Report of 2011 -(http://www.gaidhlig.org.uk/Downloads/Th ... awbost.pdf) – scotched any such comforting wishful thinking. Gaelic is not holding its own anywhere.