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"Is maith liom Béarla ach is fearr liom Araibis."

Translation:I like English but I prefer Arabic.

August 16, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Fingolfin1346

It's the blas isn't it?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnCatDubh

Is it just me or is the b in Araibis broad?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/daniel.morenos

Yes, it does sound broad.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Daithi2820

Yes. It's making it harder for me to learn to spell it. The i before the b is noticeable but not enough to suppress the idea that the final syllable is "-bais" so I was typing "Arabais". The only antidote is repetition.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Cathal208404

Is fearr Araibis bhriste, ná Béarla cliste. ;-)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Cassandra327502

Im pretty sure its only the vowels that make words broad or slender ..

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