"Bha mi a' bruidhinn ri Màiri."

Translation:I was speaking with Mairi.

July 16, 2020

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

This guy puts an a before ri. Bha mi a bruidhinn a ri Mairi


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

I heard it too. Threw me right off.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Don550357

I agree and have reported it.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Robbie351

Caught me out today too. There is definitely an additional syllable in there.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Karen463566

But they still haven't changed it. Im sure it's a local speech idiom, but it's a pain for we learners.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Fizzo83

I hear it more as an aspiration sound to start the rolled 'r', but I understand the confusion

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