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"Is Iodálach í ach is Francach é."

Translation:She is Italian but he is French.

October 19, 2014

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

Francach is a headless variant of luch Fhrancach "French/Frankish mouse" - as rats were introduced from the continent to the islands. Just in case any French duolingoers take offence :D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gregory743155

Like, as if you or I would take offence if anyone appeared to refer to one of us as 'a headless variant'. ;o


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

When i went to ireland i was not mistaken for a rat :D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sean.mullen

Since this uses the copula, wouldn't it technically mean "She is an Italian (person) but he is a French person/Frenchman"?


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

Sigh, it'll never work. But the few meals they'll have together will be formidable.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/daniel.morenos

Well, this made my night...xD

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