Simple Drills No. 38


THAT’S / THOSE ARE (fronted complement)

 

Put the definite article in front of the noun (as for Drill 8), add a suitable adjective to each noun (as for Drill 18), add the introductory words an re-na yw, and translate. The first one has been answered for you as an example.

1.       dywvregh

          An dhywvregh wolcùbmus yw an re-na. Those are the welcoming arms.

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 38

1.       An dhywvregh wolcùbmus yw an re-na. Those are the welcoming arms.

2.       An gwëdh moon yw an re-na. Those are the slender trees.

3.       An cresygow holanek yw an re-na. Those are the salty crisps.

4.       An dhewfrik tanow yw an re-na. That’s the thin nose.

5.       An pÿs bian yw an re-na. Those are the small peas (i.e. petits pois).

6.       An ponow uthyk yw an re-na. That’s the terrible affliction.

7.       An selsyk munys yw an re-na. Those are the tiny sausages (i.e. mini-sausages).

8.       An dhêwla blos yw an re-na. Those are the dirty hands.

9.       An fav ledan yêyn yw an re-na. Those are the cold broad beans.

10.     An gorsavow pell yw an re-na. Those are the distant stations.

11.     An meskel venymys yw an re-na. Those are the poisonous mussels.

12.     An elgethyow lybm yw an re-na. Those are the pointed chins.

13.     An blew kempen yw an re-na. That’s the tidy hair.

14.     An pednow cales yw an re-na. Those are the hard heads (i.e. diehards).

15.     An randiryow bohosek yw an re-na. Those are the poor districts.

16.     An dhêwlin colmek yw an re-na. Those are the knobbly knees.

17.     An pùscas fresk yw an re-na. Those are the fresh fish[es].

18.     An scodhow ledrek yw an re-na. Those are the sloping shoulders.

19.     An cawl gwydn yw an re-na. Those are the white cabbages.

20.     An diogyon dhywysyk yw an re-na. Those are the hard-working farmers.