This weeks' Croesair Cymraeg is designed to help you practice the past tense , imperfect and pluperfect. Examine the sample sentences below and fill in the appropriate form of the verb. There is a link below to the solution and you can print the crossword and clues (.pdf) here:- Yr Amser Gorffennol - Revision Crossword 2
That's it for week eight. We hope that you have enjoyed this instalment of the course and that your knowledge of the Welsh language has improved. Next week we will continue working on the past tense.
Practice Sentences: Answers
We bought a car yesterday. (long form) = Wnaethon ni brynu car ddoe.
We bought a car yesterday. (short form) = (Fe) Brynon ni gar ddoe.
I learned a lot today. (long form) = Wnes i ddysgu lawer heddiw.
I learned a lot today. (short form) = Dysgais lawer heddiw.
I thought the film was good. (imperfect) = Roeddwn i'n / Ro'n i'n meddwl bod y ffilm yn dda.
I believed him at the time. (imperfect) = Roeddwn i'n / Ro'n i'n ei gredu ar y pryd.
I had thought of that. (pluperfect) = Roeddwn i wedi meddwl am hynny.
I had learned my homework. (pluperfect) = Roeddwn i wedi dysgu fy ngwaith cartref.
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