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"We must walk."

Translation:Tá orainn siúl.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/spacevoyeur

How do you know that this means specifically 'we' when there is no conjugation?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/galaxyrocker

One of the ways to express "must" or "have" in Irish is to use Tá ar, where the pronoun is declined for the English subject. So you know it's "we" because it's orainn, which is ar muid.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/foxboxer
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Caithimid should be acceptable too

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Count_Nosliw
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'Caithfimid' should be acceptable, but not 'caithimid'. 'Caith' is used in the future - and, occasionally, the conditional - to mean 'must'.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SteCymru14
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Is there a way of using 'gá' here?

1 year ago

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I don't get what "orainn" is

1 year ago