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FICHEAD FACAL - 20 WORDS FICHEAD FACAL

The AutumnAm Foghar

The weather turns colder and wetter, and the darkness closes in on us earlier in the day but the autumn also brings many delights.Bidh an aimsir a’ tionndadh nas fhuaire ’s nas fliche, agus bidh an dorchadas a’ teannadh oirnn nas tràithe san latha ach ’s iomadh tlachd a thig an cois an fhoghair.

English Gàidhlig  
autumn foghar <))
the autumn am foghar <))
in the autumn as t-fhoghar <))

The autumn is a remarkable season for the trees ’S e ràith shònraichte a th’ anns an fhoghar airson nan craobhan

English Gàidhlig  
tree craobh <))
deciduous tree craobh sheargach <))
horse-chestnut, conker geanm-chnò <))
oak tree craobh-dharaich <))
pine tree craobh-ghiuthais <))

The leaves change colour Bidh dath nan duilleagan ag atharrachadh

English Gàidhlig  
leaf duilleag <))
gold-coloured, auburn òr-bhuidhe <))
(brown) red, rust-coloured, ginger ruadh <))

One of the autumnal months (An Dàmhair, October) is named after an animal (damh, stag) ’S ann air beathach (damh) a tha fear de mhìosan an fhoghair (An Dàmhair) air ainmeachadh

English Gàidhlig  
deer fiadh <))
stag damh <))

And some creatures prepare for the winter Agus bidh cuid a bheathaichean a’ deisealachadh airson a’ gheamhraidh

English Gàidhlig  
hedgehog gràineag <))
squirrel feòrag <))
hibernation cadal-geamhraidh <))

It is a busy time for farmers ’S e àm trang a th’ ann dha tuathanaichean

English Gàidhlig  
harvest buain <))
scarecrow bodach-ròcais <))

People look forward to big seasonal events Bidh daoine a’ dèanamh fiughair ri tachartasan mòra na ràithe

English Gàidhlig  
Oidhche Shamhna Hallowe'en <))
bonfire cruach-theine <))

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