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connection

(also

connexion

)
1. noun relationship between things, events 2. noun relationship between people, groups3. noun link for phone, computer; transport4. noun joining of things; place where things join 5. noun process of joining things 6. noun influential contact
phrases
1 noun relationship between things, events ceangal masc1  c m unasc masc1  c m ubaint fem2  c m uwhat's the connection between the two processes? cad é an nasc atá idir an dá phróiseas?, cad é an ceangal idir an dá phróiseas?there's no connection between that and my health níl baint ar bith aige sin le mo shláinte 2 noun relationship between people, groupsceangal masc1  c m ucaidreamh masc1  c m ugaol masc1  c m ushe has trade connections in Asia tá aithne aici ar lucht gnó san Áise, bíonn caidreamh aici le lucht gnó san Áisewhat's your connection with the family? cén gaol atá agatsa leis an teaghlach?, cén muintearas atá agatsa leis an teaghlach?I've no connection with them níl aon bhaint agam leo
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3 noun link for phone, computer; transportnasc masc1  c m uceangal masc1  c m ubroadband connection ceangal leathanbhandaconnection software bogearraí nascthathere's a rail connection from here to Dublin tá ceangal iarnróid as seo go Baile Átha Cliath, tá traein as seo go Baile Átha CliathI'm flying to London and getting a connection to Boston gheobhaidh mé eitleán go Londain agus ceangal go Bostúnthe train was late and I missed my connection bhí an traein deireanach agus bhí an traein eile imithe 4 noun joining of things; place where things join cónasc masc1  c m unasc masc1  c m upipe connection cónasc píobáinfix the connection to the fitting cuir an nasc ar an bhfeistiú 5 noun process of joining things ceangal masc1  c m unascadh masc  c m uconnection fee táille cheangail, táille nasctha 6 noun influential contact duine aitheantais  c m uduine muinteartha  c m ucara sa chúirt  c m ushe got a job through her connections fuair sí post trína lucht aitheantais, fuair sí post mar bhí aithne aici ar na daoine cearta
phrases

in connection with

prepositionmaidir lei dtaobhi ndáil lefaoii dtaca leI spoke with her in connection with the show labhair mé léi maidir leis an seó, labhair mé léi faoin seó

in that/this connection

maidir leis sin/seomaidir leis an scéal sin/seoi dtaca leis sin/seo dedála an scéil

to make a connection

ceangal a fheiceáilhe can make the connection between different topics feiceann sé an ceangal idir ábhair éagsúla, tarraingíonn sé ábhair éagsúla le chéile

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