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Discussing a day off A’ bruidhinn mu latha dheth

Where were you yesterday?Càit an robh thu an-dè?

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

a day off – latha dheth

Friday – Dihaoine

I had a day off – bha latha dheth agam

did you have a day off? - an robh latha dheth agaibh?

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

did you have a day off?- an robh latha dheth agad?

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

I went over to Arran – chaidh mi a-null a dh’Arainn

I went… - chaidh mi …

I did not have a day off – cha robh latha dheth agam

PersonNeach
GaelicGàidhlig
EnglishBeurla
Man Madainn mhath. Good morning.
Woman Madainn mhath. Good morning.
Man Càit an robh sibh Dihaoine? Where were you on Friday?
Woman Tapadh leibh.
Bha latha dheth agam.
Thank you.
I had a day off.
Man Ò, glè mhath. Oh, very good.
Man Halò, a Dhòmhnaill.
Càit an robh thu an-dè?
Hello, Donald.
Where were you yesterday?
Dòmhnall Bha latha dheth agam.
Chaidh mi a-null a Dhùn Èideann.
I had a day off.
I went over to Edinburgh.
Man Ò, ceart ma-thà. Oh, ok then.
Man Madainn mhath. Good morning.
Man 2 Càit an robh sibh Dihaoine?
An robh latha dheth agaibh?
Where were you on Friday?
Did you have a day off?
Man Bha.
Chaidh mi a-null a dh'Arainn.
Yes.
I went over to Arran.