Simple Drills No. 18


ATTRIBUTIVE ADJECTIVE


Add a suitable adjective to each noun and translate.

1.       dywvregh

2.       gwëdh

3.       cresygow

4.       dewfrik

5.       pÿs

6.       ponow

7.       selsyk

8.       dêwla

9.       fav ledan

10.     gorsavow

11.     meskel

12.     elgethyow

13.     blew

14.     pednow

15.     randiryow

16.     dêwlin

17.     pùscas

18.     scodhow

19.     cawl

20.     tiogyon


KEY TO DRILL 18

1.       dywvregh wolcùbmus, welcoming arms

2.       gwëdh moon, slender trees

3.       cresygow holanek, salty crisps

4.       dewfrik tanow, thin nose

5.       pÿs bian, small peas (i.e. petits pois)

6.       ponow uthyk, terrible affliction

7.       selsyk munys, tiny sausages (i.e. mini-sausages)

8.       dêwla blos, dirty hands

9.       fav ledan yêyn, cold broad beans

10.     gorsavow pell, distant stations

11.     meskel venymys, poisonous mussels

12.     elgethyow lybm, pointed chins

13.     blew kempen, tidy hair

14.     pednow cales, hard heads (i.e. diehards)

15.     randiryow bohosek, poor districts

16.     dêwlin colmek, knobbly knees

17.     pùscas fresk, fresh fish[es]

18.     scodhow ledrek, sloping shoulders

19.     cawl gwydn, white cabbages

20.     tiogyon dhywysyk, hard-working farmers