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1 pronoun subject of verbs  c m u
► (with verbs in Irish except the copula)
  c m uI'm sick tá mé tinn, táim tinnI don't drink coffee ní ólaim caifeI didn't fall níor thit méI'll come back tiocfaidh mé ar aisI'd buy a car cheannóinn carrI ate it, didn't I? d'ith mé é, nár ith?Did I forget? I did. An ndearna mé dearmad? Rinne.
► (with copula in Irish)
  c m uI'm a vegetarian is feoilséantóir mé, feoilséantóir is ea méI was a teacher ba mhúinteoir mé, múinteoir ba ea mé'Are you the winner?' 'I am.' 'An tusa an buaiteoir?' 'Is mé.''Are you an expert?' 'I am.' 'An saineolaí thú?' 'Is ea.'
► (with verb and preposition phrases in Irish)
I don't care is cuma liomI had no money ní raibh aon airgead agamI'll need time beidh am ag teastáil uaim'Will you succeed?' 'I will, of course.' 'An éireoidh leat?' 'Éireoidh, cinnte.'
► (in passive structures)
  c m uI got injured gortaíodh méI'll be disqualified dícháileofar mé
2 pronoun emphatic or comparative form of subject of verbsmise  c m u
► (with verbs in Irish except the copula)
mise  c m uI'm sick tá mise tinn, táimse tinnI'll come back tiocfaidh mise ar aishe and I are staying tá seisean agus mise ag fanacht, tá sé féin agus mé féin ag fanacht'Who won?' 'I did.' 'Cé a bhuaigh?' 'Mise.'
► (with copula in Irish)
mise  c m uI'm a vegetarian is feoilséantóir mise, feoilséantóir is ea miseI was a teacher ba mhúinteoir mise, múinteoir ba ea mise'Who's the winner?' 'I am.' 'Cé hé an buaiteoir?' 'Mise.''Am I an expert? Of course!' 'An saineolaí mise? Is ea cinnte!', 'An saineolaí mise? Nach cinnte!'
► (with verb and preposition phrases in Irish)
I had no money ní raibh aon airgead agamsaI'll need help beidh cabhair ag teastáil uaimse, beidh cuidiú de dhíth ormsa
► (in passive structures)
mise  c m uI got injured gortaíodh miseI'll be nominated instead of you ainmneofar mise i d'áitse
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3 pronoun formal usage after 'be'  c m uit is I is mé atá annit was I who won ba mé a bhuaigh
► (emphatic form)
mise  c m uit is I mise atá annit was I who won mise a bhuaigh

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1. noun letter2. noun position in list, sequence, ranking etc3. noun CHEM symbol for iodine4. noun Roman numeral
phrases
1 noun letterI  c m ui  c m uthe letter I an litir Ithe 'i' is missing tá an t-'i' ar lárthere's a fada on the 'i' tá síneadh fada ar an 'i' 2 noun position in list, sequence, ranking etcI  c m uAppendix I Aguisín I 3 noun (abbreviation) CHEM symbol for iodineI  c m u 4 noun Roman numeralI  c m u
phrases

to dot the i's and cross the t's

bailchríoch a chur ar rudaíthey want to dot every 'i' and cross every 't' ba mhaith leo nach mbeadh barr cleite isteach ná bun cleite amach ann

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noun MATH square root of -1i  c m u → see I

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