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"I was scared because there was a threat."

Translation:Bhí eagla orm mar bhí bagairt ann.

September 7, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bernard135490

Why does "bhí mé scanraithe" not work??


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

This question also occurred to me.


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

Is "ann" necessary?


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

Yes. It's what's known as the 'existential ann', and it conveys the existence of the threat.

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