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Craic Baby: Dispatches from a Rising Language


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What do we talk about when we talk about Irish? When we talk about saving or supporting a language do we mean the musical combination of syllables, or something more profound? How do new words enter a language, and what is the relationship between that strange dialect called Hiberno-English and its parent language? Craic Baby picks up exactly where Motherfoclóir left off and explores the very new and very old parts of the Irish language from a personal perspective. While Motherfocloir was steeped in memory and a father-son relationship, Craic Baby hinges on the beginnings of a father-daughter relationship, and how watching a child learn to communicate changes how you think about language.

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Manufacturer:Head of Zeus
Publisher:Head of Zeus
Studio:Head of Zeus
EAN:9781788545259
Item Size:0 x 9 x 9 inches
Package Weight:0.49 pounds
Package Size:5.04 x 0.94 x 0.94 inches

Craic Baby: Dispatches from a Rising Language by Head of Zeus

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