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16 times Tumblr perfectly summed up the Irish language

It’s a mad language, so it is.

TUMBLR IS A hot bed of curious questions.

Especially when it comes to Irish.

1. Some of the translations are baffling

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2. Then come the big revelations

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3. It’s the perfect language for a tongue twister

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4. Sometimes we struggle to grasp the logic behind it all

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5.

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6. But we know it’s deadly

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7. ….huh?

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8. It’s a struggle to get people interested in the beautiful language

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9. Because nobody knows where to put the fadas

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10. Seriously, how can you NOT get it?

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11 .It’s like it was MADE for puns

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12.

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13.

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14. And sometimes you just can’t unsee it

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15.

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16. Basically, Irish is magical

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