Simple Drills No. 65


PRETERITE AFFIRMATIVE TO PRESENT AFFIRMATIVE

 

Convert the preterite forms into present forms and translate.

Example:      Hy a wrug gwary i’n lowarth.

Yma hy ow qwary i’n lowarth. She’s playing in the garden.

 

1.       An jyn tedna a wrug dos in mes a’n park.

2.       An gwyns a wrug herdhya der an crow.

3.       Mabm ha Tas a wrug vysytya an hens horn.

4.       Ev a wrug leverel “Gromercy.”

5.       Ny a wrug gweles gavar.

6.       An maw a wrug mos dhe’n scol wàr y rostell.

7.       Ev a wrug settya an bara wàr an voos.

8.       Y a wrug ûsya collel ha forgh.

9.       Why a wrug pêsya desky Kernowek.

10.     An lostek a wrug ponya dhe ves.

 

KEY TO DRILL 65

1.       Yma an jyn tedna ow tos in mes a’n park. The tractor’s coming out of the field.

2.       Yma an gwyns owth herdhya der an crow. The wind’s blowing through the shed.

3.       Yma Mabm ha Tas ow vysytya an hens horn. Mother and Father are visiting the railway.

4.       Yma ev ow leverel “Gromercy.” He’s saying thank you.

5.       Yth eson ny ow qweles gavar. We can see a goat.

6.       Yma an maw ow mos dhe’n scol wàr y rostell. The boy goes to school on his skateboard.

7.       Yma ev ow settya an bara wàr an voos. He’s setting the bread on the table.

8.       Ymowns y owth ûsya collel ha forgh. They’re using knives and forks.

9.       Yth esowgh why ow pêsya desky Kernowek. You’re continuing to learn Cornish.

10.     Yma an lostek ow ponya dhe ves. The fox is running away.