Manxie of the week! – A series of interviews with Manx speakers

Posted on June 9, 2010


This is the second in a series of interviews with well know Manx speakers in Mannin. With us today is Voirrey Casement

C’ren ennym t’ort?
Mish Voirrey Casement

Craad t’ou cummal?
Ta mee cummal ayns Doolish

Mie lhiat cummal ayns Doolish?
Cha mie. Va mee ruggit as troggit ayns Purt ny h-Inshey. She Gobbag mish.

Craad t’ou gobbraghey?
Ta mee gobbraghey ec Scoill Noo Ninian

Mie lhiat gobbraghey ayns shen?
S’mie. Er-lhiam dy nee Scoill Noo Ninian yn scoill share ayns Mannin

C’red t’ou gynsaghey?
Ta mee gynsaghey Maddaght as çhaghnoaylleeaght

Cre share lhiat?
Share lhiam çhaghnoaylleeaght

As cre share lesh ny paitçhyn?
Share lesh ny paitçhyn çhaghnoaylleeaght

Well, cre s’mie lhiat jannoo ec y jerrey shiaghtin
S’mie lhiam giu ec yn Thie-bane ayns Purt ny h-Inshey

Vel oo geddyn scooyrit ec y jerrey shiaghtin?
Ny bee daaney! Cha nel…ta mee giu Port ny ghaa as shen ooilley

Vel oo jannoo red erbee elley ec y jerrey shiaghtin?
Ta mee shappal ec Shoprite as ta mee cur shilley er my vummig

Craad t’ee cummal?
T’ee cummal ayns Purt ny h-Inshey

Well gura mie mooar ayd son loayrt rhym as hee’m oo reesht
N ‘abbyr veg…v’eh yindyssagh

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