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Quiz: Guess the Irish slang

Last Updated Mar 17, 2017 at 9:55 am EDT

A man rides past during the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Toronto on March 13, 2011. Courtesy of Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

“You couldn’t hit a cow’s arse with a banjo” is Irish slang for “you have a terrible aim,” according to Irish Central, an Irish digital media company based in New York City.

Hopefully you’ll have good aim with your answers in the quiz below. Guess what the 12 Irish slang phrases mean, and ádh mór (“good luck” in Gaelic) to you!

If you’re looking for other ways to celebrate, check out our guide of St. Patrick’s Day events around the city.