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Stop itSguir dheth

Look out for the following pieces of vocabulary in this clip.

sguir dheth! stop it!

This is the informal way you use to speak to a friend or a child.

sguiribh dheth! stop it!

This is the formal way you use to speak to an older person, or to a group of people.

Tell someone to stop and wait:

stad! stop!

fuirich! wait!

mionaid a minute

fuirich rium! wait for me!

leig d’ anail! take a break!

gabh fois! take a rest!

gabh air do shocair! take it easy!

air do shocair! take it easy!

fàg sin! leave that!

The sibh (formal) forms are

stadaibh! stop!

fuirichibh! wait!

leigibh ur n-anail! take a break!

gabhaibh fois! take it easy!

gabhaibh air ur socair! take it easy!

air ur socair! take it easy!

fàgaibh sin! leave that!

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PersonNeach
GaelicGàidhlig
EnglishBeurla
Man Mmm. Mmm.
Woman Hoigh!
Sguir dheth!
Hey!
Stop it!
Man Ò tha mi duilich. Aw I’m sorry.
Woman Trobhad ma-thà. Come on then.
Man Sguir dheth. Stop it.
Woman Fuirich mionaid.
Seo a-nis.
Suidh sìos.
Wait a minute.
Here now.
Sit down.
Man Sguiribh dheth!
Sguiribh dheth!
Stop it!
Stop it!