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Poems for the Irish oral exam read aloud

The presenter, Marcus Lamb, reads each of the poems on the syllabus so that pupils can practice along with him.

Géibheann le Caitlín Maude

http://www.youtube.com/embed/m9nXPwz66GM

Mo Ghrá-sa (Idir Lúibíní) le Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill

http://www.youtube.com/embed/h55fdru6-uE

Colscaradh le Pádraig Mac Suibhne

http://www.youtube.com/embed/jROS5inp25Q

An tEarrach Thiar le Máirtín Ó Direáin

http://www.youtube.com/embed/zEwnvzIbGeA

An Spailpín Fánach

http://www.youtube.com/embed/s-ZfBHHEafQ

 

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An t-Earrach Thiar: “Maoithneachas na deoraí agus é ag caitheamh I ndiaidh a bhaile dúchas is ábhar don dán seo”

“Maoithneachas na deoraí agus é ag caitheamh I ndiaidh a bhaile dúchas is ábhar don dán seo”

Aontaím go huile is go hiomlán leis an ráiteas thuasluaite seo. Cruthaíonn an file pictiúr an-rómansúil sa dán seo. Bhraith sé uaidh saol ciúin Árann. Dar leis an bhfile tá Inis Mór foirfe, tá sé cosúil le neamh de shaghas éigin. Cumhnaíonn sé ar laethanta a óige le grá agus le hómós. Mar shampla bhí an aimsir go bréa agus bhí an fharraige iontach séimh sa dán “I mbrothall lae”. Chomh maith le sin baineann gach íomha leis an duine ag comhoibriú leis... (More)

Aural Exam Focused Listening Technique

This technique is thought to focus the listener even before hearing the tape and thus “subdue panic” and “increase exam productivity”. The technique can be summarised as follows:

  1. Read the instructions carefully (even though they always begin in the same manner, there is usually some information about the piece you will hear included also). Take this information into account when considering the likelihood of your answer.
  2. Read the questions, underlining the key words. Mentally recall or actually jot down the French for these words above the English questions.
  3. Now listen out for these or related words on the tape, your... (More)