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by Ellery
Sat Jan 05, 2013 5:56 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Learning cornish
Replies: 23
Views: 3189

Re: Learning cornish

I would suggest the following two free courses for learning spoken Cornish to start you off: Say Something in Cornish - http://site.saysomethingin.com/communities/cornish-for-english-speakers/courses/course-1-kwen/lessons/course-1-introduction-kwen Desky Kernowek - http://www.kernewegva.com/deskiker...
by Ellery
Mon Dec 19, 2011 6:42 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Henhwedhlow - Ideal Stocking Filler
Replies: 46
Views: 3786

Re: Henhwedhlow - Ideal Stocking Filler

Nadelik lowen ha bledhen nowyth da dhywgh hwi oll!
by Ellery
Fri Dec 16, 2011 2:47 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Henhwedhlow - Ideal Stocking Filler
Replies: 46
Views: 3786

Re: Henhwedhlow - Ideal Stocking Filler

Meur ras Stevyn. An lyver yw pur dha.
by Ellery
Wed Dec 14, 2011 9:51 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: PROGRESS!
Replies: 75
Views: 6516

Re: PROGRESS!

Sure, I've put it all on Wikipedia anyway
by Ellery
Mon Dec 12, 2011 5:39 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: PROGRESS!
Replies: 75
Views: 6516

Re: PROGRESS!

I understand that it is well documented for speakers of a language to remain hidden, even from their own neighbours. Some people don't want it to be known that they speak a particular language. Do you believe that Dolly Pentreath was the last speaker? Even the person who 'discovered' her admitted th...
by Ellery
Sun Apr 24, 2011 5:14 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Maga under threat
Replies: 95
Views: 6399

Re: Maga under threat

moy twytoryon y'n tavas Kernewek, mar pleg

Kernewek - http://indigenoustweets.com/kw/
Brezhoneg - http://indigenoustweets.com/br/
Cymraeg - http://indigenoustweets.com/cy/
by Ellery
Sat Apr 23, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Facebook Supports Anti-Cornish Remarks!
Replies: 166
Views: 9401

Re: Facebook Supports Anti-Cornish Remarks!

Stuart Moran - Humm... i would like to start a national. NO! International Holiday. International Punch a Cornish man in the face day!!! we could coninside it with st.pirans day or some thing. It would be Awesome, for one day a year we all get to punch a backward, inbred, stupid dam cornish man in t...
by Ellery
Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:33 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Maga under threat
Replies: 95
Views: 6399

Re: Maga under threat

I have a neighbour who is fluent, I visit him regularly and he is teaching me Cornish both by using it around the home and by using books. I'm one of the top users of Cornish on twitter and hardly use English on there at all these days. I was the first to tweet 100 times in the language, though the ...
by Ellery
Fri Apr 22, 2011 5:40 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Google 'do' Trevithick
Replies: 42
Views: 2909

Re: Google 'do' Trevithick

Here are some prominent bio pages, you can hardly say that the Cornish aren't known internationally: Robert James Lee "Bob" Hawke AC GCL (born 9 December 1929) was the 23rd Prime Minister of Australia and longest serving Australian Labor Party Prime Minister. Hawke was born in Bordertown, a small to...
by Ellery
Fri Apr 22, 2011 5:28 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Google 'do' Trevithick
Replies: 42
Views: 2909

Re: Google 'do' Trevithick

There are some good pages on wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornish_Australian Cornish Australians are citizens of Australia whose ancestry originates in Cornwall, United Kingdom, one of the six Celtic Nations. They form part of the worldwide Cornish diaspora which also includes large numbe...
by Ellery
Fri Apr 22, 2011 5:19 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Google 'do' Trevithick
Replies: 42
Views: 2909

Re: Google 'do' Trevithick

I changed Craig's page, I can't remember what it was before. I'm 'Bodrugan'.
by Ellery
Fri Apr 22, 2011 4:52 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Maga under threat
Replies: 95
Views: 6399

Re: Maga under threat

I can say as a young learner that I don't particularly want to be made a language bard at this stage in my life. Also I am not a member of any language groups.
by Ellery
Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:24 am
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: Maga under threat
Replies: 95
Views: 6399

Re: Maga under threat

There are plenty of people to converse with on the internet on a daily basis. People use Cornish regularly on facebook and on twitter:

http://indigenoustweets.com/kw/