Stephen Fry & Irish

Dia daoibh! Stephen Fry’s is currently hosting a 5 part series looking into languages of the world. It airs every Sunday at 9pm on BBC2. Last night was episode 2 and it featured Irish. It was a quite interesting episode looking into its uses, it’s descriptive power and it use among children in the modern day Ireland. He even gets a ‘bit part’ in the famous Irish soap drama Ros na Rún!

Click on the links below to view the programme. Please note that for international users, perhaps the Youtube link will work rather than the I-player as it may have restrictions.

Fry’s Planet Word on the BBC I-player
Fry’s Planet Word on Youtube

Ádh mór!
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