IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
Thógfadh sé ~ an chinn díot, it would lift the head off you.
Is ~ an rud a thógfadh achrann, very little could raise a quarrel.
Thógfadh sé an ghruaig de do cheann, it would make your hair stand on end.
~ a thógfadh ort é, it is hard to blame you for it.
Béic a dhúiseodh na mairbh, a thógfadh na mairbh as an uaigh, a shout that would wake the dead.
Thógfadh focal mar sin conspóid, a word like that could raise a controversy.
An méid a thógfadh an bus, as many as the bus would take.
Thairg mé a luach dó ach ní thógfadh sé é, I offered him the price of it but he wouldn’t take it.
Cé a thógfadh ort é? Who would blame you for it?
Is beag an méid a thógfadh as an anás iad, very little would relieve them from want.
Thógfadh sé na mairbh as an uaigh, it would raise the dead from their graves.
Thógfadh sé an ghruaim dínn, it would dispel our gloom, cheer us up.
Ní thógfadh sé an t-airgead uaim, he wouldn’t take the money from me.