Irish

Aural Exam Focused Listening Technique

This technique is thought to focus the listener even before hearing the tape and thus “subdue panic” and “increase exam productivity”. The technique can be summarised as follows: Read the instructions carefully (even though they always begin in the same manner, there is usually some information about the piece you… Continue Reading →

Irish Oral: An Modh Coinníolach – Sample Answers

Cad a dhéanfá dá mbuafá an Crannchur Náisiúnta? Ó, a dhiabhail! A leithéid de cheist! N’fheadar.. fan go bhfeice mé. Bhuel.. ar dtus, an bhfuil ‘fhios agat, ligfinn scread dochreidte asam! Ansin, ar ndoigh, thosóinn ag smaoineamh ar conas an t-airgead a chaitheamh. Anois, mar a déarfá, rachainn ar saoire… Continue Reading →

Irish Oral Conversation Fillers

You don’t have to include all of these in your orals, but to make your conversation look natural during the orals, you should use some of these fillers. The more fillers you use, the more the examiner will be impressed with you.   Is mór an scannal é: It’s a great… Continue Reading →