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Phrases in Irish > Yes. I went to the shopping centre on the edge of town with my wife.
Chuaigh. Chuaigh mé chuig an ionad siopadóireachta ar imeall an bhaile le mo bhean. Khoo-ig. Khoo-ig may khig un unnid shoppa-doe-ir-ukhta urr immull un wolya luh muh van. Yes. I went to the shopping centre on the edge of town with my wife.
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Khoo-ig. Khoo-ig may khig un unnid shoppa-doe-ir-ukhta urr immull un wolya luh muh van.
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The Conor Pass, on the Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland. People speak a mix of English and the Irish language in Dingle.
Yes. I went to the shopping centre on the edge of town with my wife. = Chuaigh. Chuaigh mé chuig an ionad siopadóireachta ar imeall an bhaile le mo bhean.
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