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Manx (Gaelg Vannin)

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Courses

Manx is Fun

Manx is Fun

by Paul Rogers

- an illustrated course in spoken Manx for the beginner that introduces Manx in a fun way through cartoons.

Buy from: LearnManx.com

Talk Now! Manx

Talk Now! Manx

by Eurotalk

- a basic introduction to Manx. Includes dialogues, exercises, games, tests and notes in many different languages. Introduces a fairly limited amount of vocabulary and phrases, but does so in an effective and fun way.

Buy from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

Vocabulary Builder Manx

Vocabulary Builder Manx

by Eurotalk

- teaches basic, useful Manx vocabulary with exercises, games and tests. Aimed at children up to 12 years old, but also useful for older learners.

Buy from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

First Hundred Words in Manx

First Hundred Words in Manx

by Usbourne

- a colourful, 34-page book, clearly laid out with Manx words linked to amusing pictures and including a pronunciation guide. Plus free CD: Manx in a Week - your free introduction to Manx Gaelic.

Buy from: LearnManx.com

First Lessons in Manx

First Lessons in Manx

by Edmund Goodwin

A Manx primer compiled by Edwin Goodwin in 1909 and revised by Rev. R L Thomson in 1987.

Buy from: Amazon.co.uk or Yn Cheshaght Ghailckagh

Conversational Manx

Conversational Manx

by John Gell

a series of graded lessons in English and Manx. Includes phonetic pronounciation and provides an introduction to idiomatic and conversational Manx.

Buy from: Amazon.co.uk or Yn Cheshaght Ghailckagh

Abbyr Shen! - Say that!

Abbyr Shen! - Say that!

by Brian Stowell

- a beginners' course in Manx gaelic by Brian Stowell, presented by Doug Faragher and produced by Manx Radio. Accompanied by CDs. Provides a good introduction to spoken and written Manx.

Buy from: LearnManx.com

Bun-Choorse Gaelgagh

Bun-Choorse Gaelgagh

by Brian Stowell

- a introductory course in conversational Manx recorded by a team of fluent Manx speakers. Consists of a course book and four cassettes featuring a series of conversations covering such topics as greetings and introductions, time, weather, shopping, work and sport.

Buy from: LearnManx.com

Y Coorse Mooar

Y Coorse Mooar

by Brian Stowell

- an intermediate to advanced course in conversational Manx recorded by a team of fluent Manx speakers. Tells the story of Kirree Crennell, a Manx speaking American who is visiting her relatives in the Isle of Man. Includes grammar notes, exercises, a reference section, a mini Manx<>English dictionary, and CDs with recordings of the conversations.

Buy from: LearnManx.com

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Dictionaries

Fockleyr Manninagh as Baarlagh

Fockleyr Manninagh as Baarlagh

by John Kelly

- a new edition of John Kelly's Manx-English / English-Manx dictionary, which was first published in 1866.

Buy from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

The Manx Dictionary

The Manx Dictionary

by John Kelly, Archibald Cregeen, John Ivon Mosley, William Gill and John Thomas Clarke

- a Manx-English dictionary first published in 1866.

Buy from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

Fockleyr Ny Gaelgey: Dictionary of the Manx Language

Fockleyr Ny Gaelgey: Dictionary of the Manx Language

by Archibald Cregeen

- a Manx-English dictionary first published in 1910, which includes with translations of proverbs and sayings, Cregeen's memoir and an English index.

Buy from: LearnManx.com


Grammar

Practical Manx

Practical Manx

by Jennifer Kewley Draskau

- covers the grammar, spelling and pronunciation of Manx Gaelic, and is accessible to readers of all levels of competence. An accompanying website (www.practicalmanx.com) with voice recordings provides a unique opportunity to observe intonation patterns and other features.

Buy from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

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Other materials

Dunveryssyn yn Tooder-Folley

Dunveryssyn yn Tooder-Folley (The Vampire Murders)

by Brian Stowell

- this is the first novel to be published in Manx and tells of scandal and dubious goings-on in the present day Isle of Man.

Buy from: IsleofMan.com

Contoyrtyssyn Ealish ayns Çheer ny Yindyssyn: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Contoyrtyssyn Ealish ayns Çheer ny Yindyssyn: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Lewis Carroll (Author), John Tenniel (Illustrator), Brian Stowell (Translator)

- a Manx version of Lewis Carroll's famous story, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, with illustrations by John Tenniel.

Buy from: Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk

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Other Manx language materials and books about the Isle of Man are available from:
http://www.learnmanx.com/cms/publication_index.html
http://www.lexiconbookshop.co.im

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