16. ‘Teip’ agus teilifís

“The earlier generations of isolated Irish-speaking families… provide insights into the pressures exerted by the dominant language in a society which was as yet unaccustomed to bilingualism. Additionally, in many of the families only one of the parents was an Irish speaker. It is not surprising, therefore, that in some cases it was only the … An chuid eile de 16. ‘Teip’ agus teilifís

7. Cá mhéad Gael atá ann?

Daonáireamh 2016 Bhí daonáireamh 2016 (Poblacht na hÉireann) ina bhuille trom do lucht na Gaeilge, níos troime arís de bhrí go raibh cuid Gaeilgeoirí (agus an Príomh-Oifig Staidrimh[i]) ag súil go mbeadh ardú ann i líon na gcainteoirí laethúla, toradh ar an obair chrua go léir. Laghdaigh líon na gcainteoirí laethúla sa Ghaeltacht ó 23,175 go dtí … An chuid eile de 7. Cá mhéad Gael atá ann?

5. Barántúlacht

“The concern that runs throughout the debates [on revived Cornish] is authenticity, an approach that has its roots in the perceived need to justify the revival itself. The clear break in transmission had left the revived language open to accusations of linguistic engineering, invention, and artificiality, particularly from academics. As a result, proving authenticity became … An chuid eile de 5. Barántúlacht