I just thought that I would post a couple of sound files to accompany the material we covered at Ballaebg. If you didn’t make the second day then a little of it might be unfamiliar but the handout from Saturday covers the same material. Jeant dy mie
Kys t’ou? = how are you?
Ta mee braew = ta mee braew
Vel oo skee? = are you tired?
Ta, ta mee skee = yes, I am tired
Vel oo cummal ayns Mannin? = Do you live in Mannin?
Ta, ta mee cummal ayns Mannin = Yes, I live in Mannin
C’raad ayns Mannin? = Where in Mannin?
Ta mee cummal ayns Doolish = I live in Douglas
C’raad t’ou gobbraghey? = Where do you work?
Ta mee gobbraghey ayns Rhumsaa = I live in Ramsey
C’red t’ou jannoo jiu? = What are you doing today?
Ta mee shappal ayns Shoprite = I am shopping in Shoprite
C’red t’ou kionnaghey? = What are you buying?
Ta mee kionnaghey bainney = I am buying milk
Cre ren oo jea? = What did you do yesterday?
Ren mee jeeaghyn er y çhellveeish = I watched the TV
Cre ren oo jeeaghyn er? = What did you watch?
Ren mee jeeaghyn er Braar Mooar = I watched Big Brother?
Mie lhiat Braar Mooar? = Do you like Big Brother?
S’mie = yes
Cre nee oo mairagh? = What will you do tomorrow?
Nee’m giu ram feeyn = I’ll drink loads of wine
Hee’m oo = See you
Listen to the sound file here: eary cushlin 01
C’red t’ou jannoo jiu?
Shooyl er y traie = walking on the beach
Gobbraghey = working
Geaishtagh rish Radio Vannin = listening to Manx Radio
Goll dys Doolish = going to Douglas
Goll dy lhie = going to bed
Goll dy valley = going home
Loayrt rish Brad Pitt = speaking to Brad Pitt
Jeeaghyn er y çhellveeish = watching television
Keayney = crying
Shappal ayns Shoprite = shopping in Shoprite
Gee anjeeal = eating breakfast
Lhaih lioar = reading a book
Giu caffee = drinking coffee
Cur shilley er Jeremy = visiting (putting a sight on) Jeremy
Garaghtee = laughing
Jannoo berreen= making a cake
Drappal slieau = climbing a mountain
Gimman = driving
Kionnaghey = buying
Listen to the sound file here: eary cushlin 02