Present tense


Worksheet 4 for use with Skeul an Tavas Lesson 5

© 2019 Ray Chubb and Ian Jackson

2nd edition July 2020


Translate into Cornish.

 1.       The boy is eating.

2.       She is playing.

3.       Cornish people are dancing.

4.       They are dancing.

5.       I sing.

6.       You (singular, familiar) are reading a book.

7.       You (plural or polite) drink beer.

8.       We can see that. (Translate as ‘We are seeing that.’)

9.       He walks.

10.     The fishermen are rowing.


 KEY TO WORKSHEET 4

1.       Yma an maw ow tebry.

2.       Yma hy ow qwary.

3.       Yma Kernowyon ow tauncya.

4.       Ymowns y ow tauncya.

5.       Yth esof vy ow cana.

6.       Yth esta ow redya lyver.

7.       Yth esowgh why owth eva coref.

8.       Yth eson ny ow qweles hedna.

9.       Yma ev ow kerdhes.

10.     Yma an bùscadoryon ow rêvya.