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"Are you ready then? On you go!"

Translation:A bheil thu deiseil ma-thà? Stiall ort!

December 18, 2019



Stiall ort = 'a stripe upon you'?
what kind of image is this conjuring? i can't really see it :P


Hmmm, I wonder if the derivation is from giving a slap of the reins (a stripe) to a horse, to get the horse to move on. Just a guess. I was wondering about the "on you go" translation too. Here in the States, we don't tend to say that-- we would say, "let's go" or "there you go."

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