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Fun with Google Translate and Scottish Gaelic

‘…chluich e fhèin agus Eilidh. “Mè,” ars an t-uan, ‘s a h-uile rud a’ dol bun-os-coinn. … Bha Eilidh ag iarraigh falach-fead a chluich.’ –from Uan Eilidh, by Kim Lewis ‘…he played himself and Helen. “Me,” said the lamb, and everything … Continue reading

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What’s Gaelic for Gavagai?

Nothing highlights Quine’s gavagai problem like trying to learn a new language through books written for babies.   My daughter has been attending Scottish Gaelic immersion preschool for just over a month now. I don’t know any Gaelic myself, and … Continue reading

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