Simple Drills No. 100


NEGATIVE ANSWERS (imperfect)

 

Answer the questions with no and translate.

Example:      Esa bara wàr an voos?

Nag esa, nyns esa bara vëth wàr an voos. No, there wasn’t any bread on the table.

 

1.       Esa clock wàr an fos?

2.       Esa collel ha forgh dhyrag pùb flogh?

3.       Esa lies gwelen wàr leur an coos?

4.       Esa cadar hir i’n stevel esedha?

5.       Esa flourys i’n lowarth?

6.       Esa tê i’n hanafow?

7.       Esa dowr i’n galtor?

8.       Esa dyw fordh dhe’n dre?

9.       Esa lies descadores i’n scol?

10.     Esa paper ha pluvednow plobm wàr an voos?

 

KEY TO DRILL 100

1.       Nag esa, nyns esa clock vëth wàr an fos. No, there wasn’t any clock on the wall.

2.       Nag esa, nyns esa collel na forgh vëth dhyrag pùb flogh. No, there wasn’t any knife or fork in front of each child.

3.       Nag esa, nyns esa lies gwelen wàr leur an coos. No, there weren’t many sticks on the floor of the forest.

4.       Nag esa, nyns esa cadar hir vëth i’n stevel esedha. No, there wasn’t any settee in the sitting-room.

5.       Nag esa, nyns esa flourys vëth i’n lowarth. No, there weren’t any flowers in the garden.

6.       Nag esa, nyns esa tê vëth i’n hanafow. No, there wasn’t any tea in the cups.

7.       Nag esa, nyns esa dowr vëth i’n galtor. No, there wasn’t any water in the kettle.

8.       Nag esa, nyns esa dyw fordh dhe’n dre. No, there weren’t two roads to [the] town.

9.       Nag esa, nyns esa lies descadores i’n scol. No, there weren’t many female teachers in the school.

10.     Nag esa, nyns esa paper na pluvednow plobm vëth wàr an voos. No, there wasn’t any paper on the table, or pencils either.