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#slang

# slang - Friday 4 November, 2016

This student from Co Down tested his US classmates on Nordie slang, and they hadn't a clue

Do you think I came down the Lagan in a bubble though? Do you?

# slang - Saturday 3 September, 2016

# slang - Thursday 1 September, 2016

# slang - Saturday 23 July, 2016

9 drawings showing the surprising origins of everyday slang

Read this before you kick the bucket.

# slang - Sunday 19 June, 2016

# slang - Sunday 8 May, 2016

10 words that just sound better in a Monaghan accent

“Do do do do… Faaaarney Army.”

# slang - Sunday 1 May, 2016

13 of the most cutting things a Dubliner could ever call you

C’mere to me ye dope.

# slang - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

# slang - Monday 4 April, 2016

# slang - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Bejaysus is a sacred Irish word and we’re glad the world knows about it

It’s a way to sound pissed off that’s both poetic and quintessentially Irish.

# slang - Monday 1 February, 2016

# slang - Sunday 4 October, 2015

# slang - Monday 7 September, 2015

How Well Do You Speak Teen?

OMG WYRN?

# slang - Thursday 3 September, 2015

An Official Ranking Of The Most Acceptable Slang Terms For Kissing

Did you meet someone, or did you MEET someone?

# slang - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Which Old Irish Slang Word Should You Use Every Day?

Get in here now and take this important quiz.

# slang - Friday 17 July, 2015

11 uniquely Irish ways of swearing

When you want to swear but can’t go all out with it.

# slang - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

5 alternative names for your bottle of Buckfast

Lurgan Champagne.

# slang - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Just how Irish is the 'Irish goodbye'? Slan Abhaile This post contains a poll

Just how Irish is the 'Irish goodbye'?

Has it really got anything to do with us? We investigated.

# slang - Friday 12 June, 2015

10 Irish slang words that need to be added to the dictionary right now

This is *our* language – the world needs to know about it.

# slang - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

There was some gobshite on Countdown yesterday

Use it in a sentence.

# slang - Friday 6 March, 2015

Here's how you say 'YOLO' in Irish

Sound down with the kids as Gaeilge.

# slang - Friday 20 February, 2015

10 exceptionally questionable bits of 'Irish slang' found online

This is how we talk, apparently.

# slang - Sunday 25 January, 2015

14 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Dublin

Excuse me, what does that mean? “Ask me bollix.”

# slang - Thursday 1 January, 2015

11 old-timey words for 'hangover' we need to bring back

This crapulous bottle-ache will be the death of me.

# slang - Saturday 13 December, 2014

10 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Waterford

“Were you made in the glass factory?”

# slang - Sunday 7 December, 2014

32 perfect observations about every Irish county's accent

We’re a quare nation, all the same.

# slang - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

9 more hapless tourists try to translate Irish slang

I will in me hole.

# slang - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The42 A guide to Irish football shouts for US fans you’ll meet in Dublin tonight Slang

A guide to Irish football shouts for US fans you’ll meet in Dublin tonight

When the word ‘house’ has got nothing to do with a living space.

# slang - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

# slang - Sunday 19 October, 2014

# slang - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Watch 12 hapless tourists struggling to translate Irish slang

“If I had a garden full of Mickeys?”

# slang - Saturday 20 September, 2014

# slang - Saturday 16 August, 2014

9 modern slang phrases broken down and explained

Know your “thot” from your “bae”.

# slang - Sunday 13 July, 2014

# slang - Sunday 25 May, 2014

8 very interesting origins of Irish slang words

Those words. The good ones. Where do they come from?

# slang - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Here's further proof that Newfoundlanders and Irish people are the same

A Newfoundland actor explained some Newfoundlandese slang, and it sounds VERY familiar.

# slang - Friday 11 April, 2014

The 8 most embarrassing parts of everyone's teenage diaries

Dear Diary, today Conor asked me if he could use my sharpener. WOW!!!

# slang - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Is the Irish accent actually the sexiest in the world?

We think it is and here’s why.

# slang - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 9 distinctly Irish terms of abuse Sponsored By Damo And Ivor

9 distinctly Irish terms of abuse

Do you recognise any of these words? Well then you might just be a feckin’ langer.

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