Scottish Voice Show #590

July 30, 2011

To hear todays show and shows dating back to December 2011 go to Scottish Voice archive: http://scottishvoicepodcasts.blogspot.com/

Producer/Host: Janet Stubbert                       
Technical Producer: Mark Korman
Gaelic Teacher: Suzanne Beaton

Guests: Belfast Andi, Diane LaBelle, Steve Grise, and Patrick Hutchison (Swift Years)

Music

1          Mick Maloney/Pure Irish/Belfast Town

 2          In studio Live Music provided by:

                        Belfast Andi, Diane LaBelle, Steve Grise, and Patrick Hutchison

 Gaelic lesson with Suzanne Beaton

English: Humid (or humid heat)

Gaelic:              Bruthainneach

Sounds like;      BRU-hen-yuch

English:             “It’s humid today isn’t it!”

Gaelic:              Tha i bruthainneach an-diugh, nach eil! 

Sounds like;      HA ee BRU-hen-yuch un JEW, noch ALE  (noch as in “loch”)  

My brother-in-law recently taught me another great word to describe the humidity,

(and also the weariness brought on by oppressively hot, humid weather.)

Gaelic:              Murtaidh

Sounds like       MOORSH-dee

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