"Dw i wedi mynd allan."

Translation:I have gone out.

1/26/2016, 10:48:15 PM

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https://www.duolingo.com/danielbaker
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Is there a difference between "allan" and "ma's"?

1/26/2016, 10:48:15 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/azalea28

In North Wales, we always say "mynd allan", I've never heard of the term "ma's" :/

1/26/2016, 10:52:07 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/JoanieSchaffer

Ma's is dialectical and used more commonly in the south; allan is more standard.

1/29/2016, 4:31:58 AM

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"allan" is used colloquially in north Wales, "ma's" in the south.

1/29/2016, 4:17:17 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/JonnyValleyBoy

I'm a Hwntw and I've never heard of "ma's", I was always taught "allan", But fy Athrawes Cymraeg was a Gog so it's not surprising...

1/30/2016, 2:33:10 AM

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Sometimes it depends where you're from or if you come from a Welsh or English speaking family. Ddysgest ti'r Gymraeg yn yr ysgol?

1/30/2016, 2:06:09 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/JonnyValleyBoy

I was taught Cymraeg in school but I'm from a family that has english as its first language. Cymraeg skipped three generations as a direct result of the Welsh Not...

1/31/2016, 2:42:42 AM

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Fel cymaint o bobl yng Nghymru! Trueni mawr am y golled ond mae'n wych dy fod di wedi ailgydio yn yr iaith ac nad yw hi ar goll mwyach yn dy deulu di. Da iawn ti.

2/1/2016, 8:16:34 AM

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Diolch!

2/1/2016, 2:57:34 PM

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Oh, I'm so glad my typo was accepted. I became absent-minded in the middle of the exercise and wrote have twice :)

1/27/2016, 6:34:05 AM

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Is the TTS pronunciation of 'll' in allan as a 'sh'-like sound correct?

2/3/2016, 9:53:38 PM

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The TTS isn't always great but here it sounds ok, more like Welsh "ll" [ɬ] than English "sh" [ʃ].

2/3/2016, 11:08:05 PM

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Why is outside marked incorrect?

11/7/2018, 11:31:16 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/ibisc
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'I have gone outside' is one of the accepted answers.

11/7/2018, 11:38:03 AM
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