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# Language

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Opinion: Philosophy for kids? It's absolutely essential for the classroom
Peter Ferguson
7 everyday items you're definitely calling the wrong name
How many Ballyduffs are there? What about Ballymurphys?
Jason Byrne was NOT referring to Travellers when he said 'knackers' on the Late Late
7 simple grammar rules EVERYONE should know
Column: Let’s stop the blame game about learning Irish
Dermot McNally
15,776 children waiting for speech and language assessment
Column: What does ‘I love you’ mean?
Cristina Soriano
Column: Why do British and American attitudes to dictionaries differ?
Lynne Murphy
11 surefire ways to confuse tourists this weekend
Column: Are Gaeilgeoirí being oppressed?
Maitiú de Hál
Teenagers to tell politicians what they think about same-sex marriage… as Gaeilge
Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh delivered the biggest TMI you'll read today
Dia duit: Seachtain na Gaeilge launches today
Ó Cuirreáin has formally stepped down as Irish Language Commissioner
Column: Why bother learning Irish?
Rónán Ó Muirthile
Column: I need my daughter to know I didn't sit back and watch our language die
Deirdre Nic Gabhann
Column: The Government’s attitude to the Irish language is a total sham
Daithí de Buitléir
Gaps in HSE supports putting futures of children with speech problems at risk
13 of the English language's most delightful collective nouns
Open thread: What are your new year's resolutions for 2014?
The effing amazing origins of 6 expletives
Poll: Should we do more to promote the Irish language?
Aaron McKenna: Drop Irish or go full native – it's time to decide
Aaron McKenna
Language Commissioner quits, tells TDs Irish is being marginalised
8 words that have lost all meaning in modern life
Abolition of points system means there won't be enough Irish speaking civil servants, claims group
Poll: Should civil servants get bonus points for speaking Irish?
11 newly-invented words that perfectly describe everyday situations
Massive Facebook study reveals what your status updates say about you
VIDEOS: Learn how to order a pint using Irish Sign Language
Column: Strong language – can we ever 'reclaim' slurs and terms of abuse?
Christie Louise Tucker
9 distinctly Irish terms of abuse
12 words that should be banned from all social networks
Omnishambles, twerk and dad dancing make the Oxford dictionary
14 ways Irish people have made English their own
13 useful phrases you'll only hear in Ireland
Study finds dolphins use names to call each other
Column: Yola and Fingalian – the forgotten ancient English dialects of Ireland
Damian Shiels
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads