Simple Drills No. 70


PRETERITE NEGATIVE TO PRESENT NEGATIVE

 

Convert the preterite forms into present forms and translate.

Example:      Ny wrug hy gwary i’n lowarth.

Nyns usy hy ow qwary i’n lowarth. She isn’t playing in the garden.

 

1.       Ny wrug an den coth mos dhe’n lyverva.

2.       Ny wrug glaw codha wàr an to.

3.       Ny wrug an kerry sevel wàr an fordh.

4.       Ny wrug ev gwysca côta poos.

5.       Ny wrussons y debry fav ledan ha cawl.

6.       Ny wrug vy ry lies ensampel.

7.       Ny wrug ev bonkya an voos gans y dhorn.

8.       Ny wrusta cùsca termyn hir.

9.       Ny wrug an chîcok esedha wàr fos an chy.

10.     Ny wrug an den megy cygaryk kyns mos i’n tavern.

 

KEY TO DRILL 70

1.       Nyns usy an den coth ow mos dhe’n lyverva. The old man isn’t going to the library.

2.       Nyns eus glaw ow codha wàr an to. Rain isn’t falling on the roof.

3.       Nyns usy an kerry ow sevel wàr an fordh. The cars aren’t stopping on the road.

4.       Nyns usy ev ow qwysca côta poos. He isn’t putting on a heavy coat.

5.       Nyns usons y ow tebry fav ledan ha cawl. They aren’t eating broad beans and cabbage.

6.       Nyns esof vy ow ry lies ensampel. I’m not giving lots of examples.

7.       Nyns usy ev ow ponkya an voos gans y dhorn. He isn’t banging the table with his fist.

8.       Nyns esta ow cùsca termyn hir. You aren’t sleeping long.

9.       Nyns usy an chîcok owth esedha wàr fos an chy. The house-martin isn’t perching on the wall of the house.

10.     Nyns usy an den ow megy cygaryk kyns mos i’n tavern. The man isn’t smoking a cigarette before going into the pub.