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Tá me and táim

How do you know whether to use tá me or táim?

3 years ago

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They are semantically equivalent; as far as I know in Connacht and Ulster you'll probably hear "tá mé", in Munster and standard Irish "táim".

3 years ago

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Both are allowed in standard Irish! They mean the same thing. The same applies with Táimid and Tá muid.

3 years ago

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you can use both! my advice is to use whatever is natural to me. Most of the time i use 'tá mé' but sometimes i say 'táim' and that's ok too :)

3 years ago

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Go raibh maith agaibh!

3 years ago

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go raibh maith agat

1 year ago