Discussing your life A’ bruidhinn mu do bheatha
I was born and brought up in...Rugadh is thogadh mi ann an...
Look out for the following pieces of vocabulary in this clip.
Is is a short form of agus.
|Teacher||Anna, càit an do rugadh sibh?||Anne, where were you born?|
|Anna||Rugadh is thogadh mi ann an Dùn Dèagh.||I was born and brought up in Dundee.|
|Teacher||Dùn Dèagh? |
Tha mi glè eòlach air Dùn Dèagh.
Iain, càit an do rugadh sibh?
I know Dundee very well.
John , where were you born?
|Iain||Rugadh mi ann am Peairt.||I was born in Perth.|
|Teacher||Agus càit an do thogadh sibh?||And where were you brought up?|
|Iain||Ann am Peairt. |
Rugadh is thogadh mi ann am Peairt.
|In Perth. |
I was born and brought up in Perth.
|Teacher||Glè mhath. |
Càit an do rugadh sibh, a Mhàiri?
|Very good. |
Where were you born, Mary?
|Màiri||Rugadh mi ann an Uibhist a Tuath ach thogadh mi ann an Dùn Èideann.||I was born in North Uist but I was brought up in Edinburgh.|
|Teacher||An toigh leat Dùn Èideann?||Do you like Edinburgh?|
|Màiri||’S toigh l'.||Yes.|
|Teacher||Càit an do rugadh sibh, Alasdair?||Where were you born, Alasdair?|
|Alasdair||Rugadh is thogadh mi ann am Fìobha.||I was born and brought up in Fife.|
|Son||A mhàthair, seo Seonag.||Mother, this is Joan.|
|Mother||Halò, a Sheonag. |
Ciamar a tha thu?
|Hello Joan. |
How are you?
|Seonag||Tha gu math, tapadh leibh.||Well, thank you.|
|Son||Cò tha ag iarraidh cofaidh?||Who wants coffee?|
|Mother||Chan eil mise ag iarraidh càil, tapadh leat.||I don’t want anything, thank you.|
|Seonag||Tì, mas e do thoil e.||Tea, please.|
|Mother||Siuthad, suidh sìos.||Go on, sit down.|
|Seonag||Tapadh leibh.||Thank you.|
|Mother||Cò às a tha thu, a Sheonag?||Where are you from, Joan?|
|Seonag||Rugadh mi ann am Barraigh ach nuair a bha mi beag, chaidh sinn a Dhùn Èideann agus thogadh mi ann an Dùn Èideann.||I was born in Barra but when I was little, we went to Edinburgh and I was brought up in Edinburgh.|
Thogadh thu ann an Dùn Èideann?
You were brought up in Edinburgh?