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by Sean of the Dead
Fri Oct 15, 2010 8:45 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

What would it be using a present continuous construction then? I'm used to languages where there's no difference between simple present and present continuous, except English of course. :P
by Sean of the Dead
Thu Oct 14, 2010 9:13 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Thanks guys. I agree with Morvil, the present makes more sense there than the preterite does.
by Sean of the Dead
Wed Oct 13, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

I've recently been getting back into Cornish (I'm horrible at keeping promises :oops: ), and I still really love it, and still want to be fluent in it. So, I have questions about grammar again: How would you use the negative in a subordinate clause? For example, how would you translate: "I know that...
by Sean of the Dead
Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Meur ras! I need to get more used to figuring out the root word of conjugations, it's not as easy as it looks. :oops:
by Sean of the Dead
Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:39 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Now that it's finally summer, I have the time to study languages again. :) Unfortunately, it has been a while since I have studied or used Cornish, so I have been forgetting some of it, but I am going to review parts of the KDL course, doing exercises and comprehending the dialogues, and I have begu...
by Sean of the Dead
Sat Jun 19, 2010 6:12 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Ok, how does one say "you're welcome" (what one responds with when someone else says "thank you") in Cornish??? I can't find anything anywhere, and I'm sure I'll go crazy if I can't find out. :shock: Meur ras! :D Again this really seems to me an English idiom, thanks would seem to me an appropriate...
by Sean of the Dead
Fri Jun 18, 2010 4:21 am
Forum: Kernewek (Intermediate)
Topic: Gerew' nei cowsel
Replies: 33
Views: 8840

Re: Gerew' nei cowsel

Wow, that's one ugly orthography, and a mess too. :?

Ny wrugavy travyth a veu delitek (ny wonn hanow-gwann a styryas "fun" :| ) hedhyw. :P
by Sean of the Dead
Thu Jun 17, 2010 9:25 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Ok, how does one say "you're welcome" (what one responds with when someone else says "thank you") in Cornish??? I can't find anything anywhere, and I'm sure I'll go crazy if I can't find out. :shock: Meur ras! :D
by Sean of the Dead
Thu Jun 17, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Pur veur ras dhis! Ty re'm weres yn feur. A'm beus arta govynn: fatell leverir "I am in love with ___" yn Kernewek? A ny leverir neppyth marnas "My a gar" po haval? Ynwedh, yw ewn devnydhya "kepar" yndellna? Fatell leverir "for fun", kepar "Pandr'a gerydh gul 'for fun'?" yn Kernewek? Treylyans: How ...
by Sean of the Dead
Tue Jun 15, 2010 6:35 am
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

Meur ras a'gas ewnansow! Fatell leverir "for fun", kepar (like, as in) "Pandr'a gerydh gul 'for fun'?" yn Kernewek? Ynwedh, eus an lavarenn ma ewn?
A'th eus kar ny welsys dres hirneth?
Mar pleg, gwrewgh ewna ow hammwriansow oll. :)
by Sean of the Dead
Sat Jun 12, 2010 11:53 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek
Replies: 309
Views: 9974

Re: Sjheiss a dhysk Kernewek

How would one phrase something like "Have you ever..."? For example, "Have you ever been interested in learning Cornish?" Thanks. :)
by Sean of the Dead
Tue Jun 01, 2010 6:43 pm
Forum: Cornwall24 Discussion Board
Topic: NEW FORUM - HOW TO LOG ON
Replies: 26
Views: 1632

Re: Tester

Yeah, it works... :shock: What's with the ginormous change?