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Dechrau - To Start

  • YR AMSER GORFFENNOL (REVISION) CROSSWORD | WORDLIST | SOLUTION

  • dechrau - to start

    sample sentence:  Yr wythnos hon , dechreuais i swydd newydd yn y gwaith glo lleol . - This week I started a new job at the local coal mine.

    Image: Dechreuais i...


  • PRESENT TENSE - AFFIRMATIVE


    ...

    Dwi'n dechrau - I am starting

    Wyt ti'n dechrau - You are starting (familiar)

    Mae e'n dechrau / Mae hi'n dechrau - He / She is starting

    Dyn ni'n dechrau - We are starting

    Dych chi'n dechrau - You (plural) are starting (also singular formal)

    Maen nhw'n dechrau - They are starting

    ,,,


    PRESENT TENSE - NEGATIVE


    ...

    Dwi ddim yn dechrau - I am not starting

    Dwyt ti ddim yn dechrau - You are not starting (familiar)

    Dydy e ddim yn dechrau / Dydy hi ddim yn dechrau - He / She is not starting

    Dyn ni ddim yn dechrau - We are not starting

    Dych chi ddim yn dechrau - You (plural) are not starting (also singular formal)

    Dyn nhw ddim yn dechrau - They are not starting

    ...


    PRESENT TENSE - INTERROGATIVE


    ...

    Ydw i'n dechrau? - Am I starting?

    Wyt ti'n dechrau? - Are you starting? (familiar)

    Ydy e'n dechrau / Ydy hi'n dechrau? - Is he / Is she starting?

    Ydyn ni'n dechrau? - Are we starting?

    Ydych chi'n dechrau? - Are you (plural) starting? (also singular formal)

    Ydyn nhw'n dechrau? - Are they starting?

    ...


    QUESTION - ’NO / YES’ REPLIES


    ...

    Ydw i'n dechrau? - (Nac) Wyt / (Ydych - formal)

    Wyt ti'n dechrau? - (Nac) Ydw

    Ydy e'n dechrau / Ydy hi'n dechrau? - (Nac) Ydy

    Ydyn ni'n dechrau? - (Nac) Ydyn / Ydych

    Ydych chi'n dechrau? - (Nac) Ydyn / (Ydw - formal)

    Ydyn nhw'n dechrau? - (Nac) Ydyn

    ...


    N.B. 'Wyt ti' is the familiar form of the 2nd person and should be used only when addressing close friends, family members and animals. 'Dych chi' is the polite form and should be used in all other instances.

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