Frása na Seachtaine/Phrase of the Week

Dear Parents,

The following phrases will be taught in school each week throughout the School Year. You might like to practise them at home.

  • Dia duit!Hello!
  • Maith an buachaill Good boy.
  • Maith an cailínGood girl.
  • Dia ‘s Muire duit!Hello!
  • Slán leat!Goodbye!
  • Slán libh!Goodbye! (to more than one person)
  • Tá mé anseo. I am here.
  • Níl sé/sí anseo. He/she is not here.
  • Go raibh maith agat.Thank you.
  • Fáilte romhat! You are welcome!
  • Suigh síos.Sit down.
  • Suífidh mé síos.I will sit down.
  • Suígí síos.Sit down(to more than one person).
  • Seas suas.Stand up.
  • Seasaigí suas.Stand up(to more than one person).
  • Oscail an doras.Open the door.
  • Osclóidh mé an doras.I will open the door.
  • A mhúinteoir, tá sé ró-fhliuch chun dul amach sa chlós. Teacher it is too wet to go out to the yard.
  • Dún an doras.Close the door.
  • Dúnfaidh mé an doras.I will close the door.
  • Tar isteach.Come in.
  • Téigh amach.Go out.
  • Téigí amach.Go out(to more than one person).
  • An bhfuil cead agam dul go dtí an leithreas?May I go to the toilet?
  • An bhfuil cead agam ceapaire a fháil?May I get a sandwich?
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  • A mhúinteoir, ta sé ró-fhuar/ro-shiochmhar, chun dul amachTeacher it is too cold/too frosty to go out
  • Oscail do mhála/do bhosca lóin/ do bhosca criáinOpen your bag/lunchbox/your crayons
  • Osclóidh mé é.I will open it.
  • Más é do thoil é.Please.
  • Nollaig Shona duit.Happy Christmas to you.
  • Déanaigí Líne.Make a line (to more than one person).
  • Siúl amach.Walk out.
  • Siúlfaidh mé amach.I will walk out.
  • Siúlaigí amach.Walk out (to more than one person).
  • Faigh do chathaoir/do chóta/an bosca bruscar.Get your chair/your coat.
  • The binGeobhaidh mé é.I will get it.
  • Cuir ort do chóta.Put on your coat.
  • Cuirfidh mé.I will.
  • Cuir suas do chathaoir.Put up your chair.
  • Cuirfidh mé.I will.
  • Seo duit na h-uimhreacha Marie.Here are the numbers Marie.
  • Rolla leithris Marie, más é do thoil é?May I have a toilet roll Marie?
  • Tuáille láimhe Marie, más e do thoil é?May I have a hand towel Marie?
  • Gallúnach Marie, más é do thoil é?May I have soap Marie?
  • Ar mhaith leat bainne?Would you like milk?
  • Ba mhaith liom bainne.I would like milk.
  • Níor mhaith liom bainne.I would not like milk.
  • Ar mhaith leat ceapaire?Would you like a sandwich?
  • Cé leis é? Who owns it?
  • Is liomsa é.I own it.
  • Ni liomsa é.I don’t own it.
  • An leatsa é?Do you own it?
  • Lás na soilse.Switch on the lights.
  • Lásfaidh mé na soilse.I will switch on the lights.
  • Nigh mé mo lámha.I washed my hands.
  • Thriomaigh me mo lámha.I dried my hands.
  • Conas atá tú?How are you?
  • Tá mé go maith, go raibh maith agat.I am well thank you.
  • Tá mé tinn. I am sick.
  • Tá tinneas cinn orm.I have a headache.
  • Tá scornach thinn agam.I have a sore throat.
  • Obair Mhaith.Good work.
  • Go n-éirí leat. Good luck.
  • Go n-éirí libh.Good luck (to more than one person).