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Translation:B' àill leibh? A bheil thu a' bruidhinn Gàidhlig?

February 2, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DougSnell1

In conversation, would you hear " 'Bheil thu a' bruidhinn Gàidhlig?" or " 'Eil thu a' bruidhinn Gàidhlig?" more usually than "A bheil thu a' bruidhinn Gàidhlig?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JoeMcC4

There's also a shift of register from the polite "leibh" to "thu". I take it that that's okay and not unintentional.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bob523788

The tips say that "leibh" is used for everyone in this case, even small children.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Allan537177

I don't see why 'a bheil sibh a' bruidhinn gàidhlig' is wrong.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JenMontgom3

Why can this not be 'A bheil sibh a'bruidhinn Gaidhlig?'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/joannejoanne12

That will be accepted here :)


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

It is not accepted as of today

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