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Phrases in Irish > Well, I stayed in bed on Saturday morning. I caught up on sleep and got up at midday.
Bhuel, d’fhan mé sa leaba maidin Dé Sathairn. Fuair mé mo sháith codlata agus d’éirigh mé ag meán lae. Well, dan may suh lyabba madgin Jay Sahern. Foor may mo haw kullata uggus dye-rig may ig myawn lay. Well, I stayed in bed on Saturday morning. I caught up on sleep and got up at midday.
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Well, dan may suh lyabba madgin Jay Sahern. Foor may mo haw kullata uggus dye-rig may ig myawn lay.
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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.
Well, I stayed in bed on Saturday morning. I caught up on sleep and got up at midday. = Bhuel, d’fhan mé sa leaba maidin Dé Sathairn. Fuair mé mo sháith codlata agus d’éirigh mé ag meán lae.
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Kenmare, County Kerry. It's a beautiful spot in Ireland.
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