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"Excuse me, teacher."

Translation:Gabhaibh mo leisgeul a thidseir.

April 26, 2020

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

Just when I thought I was getting the hang of this :(


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Donoven19

It's more fun this way! :-D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SimonCurra2

Why gabhaibh and not gaibh?


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

Because a teacher is somebody with whom you are not on the first-name basis, so you use the polite formal (ie. 2nd person plural) form instead of the informal singular.

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