Print this page The descriptions that follow are not standards themselves but instead offer a portrait of students who meet the standards set out in this document. As students advance through the grades and master the standards in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language, they are able to exhibit with increasing fullness and regularity these capacities of the literate individual. Students can, without significant scaffolding, comprehend and evaluate complex texts across a range of types and disciplines, and they can construct effective arguments and convey intricate or multifaceted information.
According to the census1. Before the spelling reform, this was spelled Gaedhilge. Irish at a glance Linguistic affliation: Ogham, Gaelic script, Latin alphabet Status: There is some degree of mutual intelligibility between them, particular between the Scottish Gaelic of Islay and Argyll, Ulster Irish, and Manx.
The grammar and vocabulary of these languages are quite similar, but the spelling and pronunciation are different, especially Manx spelling. The Celtic languages all have a similar grammatical structure, but have relatively little vocabulary in common. Celtic cognates - words that are similar in the Celtic languages Dialects There are three main dialects of Irish: The main area where the Ulster dialect is spoken is the Rosses na Rosa.
The dialect of Gweedore Gaoth Dobhair is essentially the same as the Ulster dialect. It combines elements from the three major dialects and its pronunciation is based on the Connacht dialect. This is the form of the language taught in most schools. Decline and revival Between the 17th and early 20th centuries, the Irish language was gradually replaced by English in most parts of Ireland.
Famine and migration in the 19th and 20th centuries led to its further decline.
However when the Republic of Ireland came into being inIrish was adopted as an official language, along with English, and the government and civil service become, in theory at least, officially bilingual.
Recently the Irish language has experienced a revival with the foundation of new publications, a radio service, a television station and the growth of Irish-medium education. Irish is also increasingly being used on independent radio stations in Ireland.
Origin of writing in Ireland Irish first began to appear in writing in Ogham inscriptions between the 4th and 6th centuries AD. When St Patrick introduced Christianity to Ireland in the 5th century, Irish writers began to write in Latin, and at the same time Irish literature written in the Latin alphabet began to appear.
The Viking invasions of the 9th and 10th centuries led to the destruction of many early manuscripts, so most surviving manuscripts were written after that time. It was used for printing Irish until quite recently and is still used on road signs and public notices throughout Ireland.About Marilyn Horowitz.
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Language existed long before writing, emerging probably simultaneously with sapience, abstract thought and the Genus Homo. In my opinion, the signature event that separated the emergence of palaeohumans from their anthropoid progenitors was not tool-making but a rudimentary oral communication that replaced the hoots and gestures still used by lower primates.
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