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"Bidh mi ann an Steòrnabhagh a dh'aithghearr."

Translation:I will be in Stornoway soon.

April 22, 2020

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

How do you tell Bi and Bidh apart when listening? Is is only contextual?


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

Pretty sure yes. It doesn't help that some words have... variant spellings.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/I2cGAc67

What a big long word for "soon." Can anyone tell us what it derives from, more literally?


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

Yes it's pretty much context, as they sound so much alike. Check out Learn Gaelic if you're having trouble with all the forms. https://learngaelic.scot/grammar_hacks/bi.jsp


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/susan961004

Is it possible there is a better pronunciation of a dh'aithghearr?

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