This Gas Video Proves Just How Tricky Different Irish Dialects Can Be

'Léigh anois go curamach...'

No matter how long ago it was when you sat your Irish Leaving Cert exam, you'll surely have some memories of the various accents you encounter on the Cluastuiscint section.

"Léigh anois go cúramach, ar do scrúdpháipéar, na treoracha agus na ceisteanna a ghabhann le Cuid A" was enough to send shivers down the spine, as you waited hoping to be able to make out exactly what was being said...

Comedian Bernard Casey, hit the nail on the head with this little sketch - comparing Kerry Irish with Donegal Irish - just in time for this year's Leaving Cert students. 

Iontach ar fad!

READ NEXT: Oh, Snap – 7 Irish Photographers Who Will Brighten Up Your Facebook Feed

Should the media openly pick sides in the Eighth Referendum? Listen to this week's episode of Before Brunch below. Subscribe here

Written By

Fiodhna Horan Murphy