English as we speak it in Skerries

Paper 024

Lecture – 1950

Author – Halpin, Paddy

PublishedTime & Tide Vol 5

Paper also in the Nat. Library – P. 7632

Grammatical uses coming directly from Irish. Words surviving from the Irish language and from Old English. Distinction between real derivations and stage Irishisms. Words peculiar to Skerries (10 pages).