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"Cheannaigh mé péint dhearg agus péint ghlas sa siopa."

Translation:I bought red paint and green paint in the shop.

3 years ago

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I know it's possibly slightly ambiguous (at a stretch), but English would prefer red and green paint to to the somewhat redundant red paint and green paint.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/sliotar1

How do you stop your "red and green paint" from becoming brown paint?

2 months ago

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Would glas be preferred over uaine for paint?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/galaxyrocker

I wouldn't have thought so, but the FGB entry for glas actually lists péint ghlas as "green paint".

3 years ago

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Tá sé craiceáilte i ndiaidh Mhaigh Eo.

7 months ago

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Could you say "péint dhearg agus ghlas"?

4 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SatharnPHL

péint dhearg agus ghlas would be very handy if you were painting stripes - one can, two colors!

4 months ago