Pedophiliac Phobia, Mixed With Homophobia
As RTE Online, an Irish new service, reported: The pop star Michael Jackson is to...
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Amn't I, Aren't I
I am not sure how common "amn't I" is outside Ireland. It may have arisen from people...
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Hamid Karzai's Accent
I heard him interviewed on the radio this morning and had a startling thought he...
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"Green" Is Jewish Or Irish?
Is the surname Green Jewish or Irish in origin? Both?
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Nignogs?
I've given up waiting for Ger's reply, so I have to ask what the Irish usage of ...
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Looking For A Limerick
Hi, my English teacher sometimes told us a Limerick which I only partly remember...
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She Played Him Like A ...
Violin? The implication being that the "him" in question was doing most of his thinking...
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Question?
This excerpt is from Chronicles of England,Scotland and Ireland by Raphael Holinshed...
Complicated To Hear...
Hi, guys! Can you help me hear some parts of these dialogs? 1. I want the men...
Top Ten Most Trusted Accents In The UK...
#1 Yorkshire - 'Ee ba gum!' #2 London accent - 'Cor blimey, bloomin' 'eck!' ... #9...
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Delilah
Hi! Can anyone please tell me the origin of the song "My my my Delilah"? Is it an...
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Origin Of Shenanigan
I always assumed that "shenanigans" had an Irish etymology, like "hooligan" and ...
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Good Man Ma Da
Any Irish folks here? I came across the expression "Good man ma da", and just about...
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Myriad Something / Myriad Of Something
In the Irish Catholic sex/physical abuse scandal, for some reason the word "myriad...
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Help Check My Sentences?
1. Who keeps buying all the swords? 2. I don't care who the guy roots for. 3. I haven...
Simple Subjects?
Are these simple subjects correct in the following sentences? Please explain ...
Junior?
Hi As a junior, I went to a school called The Inkwell, a little Protestant Church...
I Hope This Is The
I hope this is the right place to be asking this question: Many newsagents in Ireland...
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=?ISO-8859-1?Q?"White_Arms"_As_A_Collective_For_Swords...
Just reading David Landes' ‘The Wealth and Poverty of Nations' (1998) and come across...
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An Irish New York Accent
There's an Italian New York accent, Jewish and Irish. I'd guess that Anne Meara has...
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