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Behind the wall of grammar homework lies the amazing world of the Irish language, and Darach (that @theirishfor guy) wants to take you there.

With a crack team of the internet’s soundest Irish speakers, Darach will explore topics like differences between the Irish and English versions of the Constitution, silent letters, Gaeilge and technology, how new words get added to the dictionary and which old words have fallen out.

It’s an all slammer, no grammar half hour.

#69 | Seo Ciara Seo Ciara

As "Bliain na Gaeilge" draws to a close and we look back, one of the moments of Irish language activism that casts a long shadow is #NílSéCGL - it's not okay. The hashtag struck a chord with Irish speakers who were fed up of lazy criticisms…

#62 | The Vampirish For

"Is doiligh drochrud a mharú" - it's hard to kill a bad thing. (Irish proverb) It's Hallowe'en again and the time is right for a Motherfoclóir Samhain Special! Is Annual Sweetgiving Day a capitalist ploy or is it I inherently socialist? Is…