Documentaries on the Welsh Language

Hello everyone! I'm enjoying the Welsh course. I watched these two documentaries a while back. They look at the use of Welsh within schools in Wales but they are also very interesting to watch and learn more about Cymraeg in general.

One thing I found very interesting was one young girl whose first language is Welsh. Her accent doesn't sound like an English accent. It sounds foreign because it is a natural Welsh language accent! I hope that makes sense, I know there is a Welsh accent in the English language as well. You might see what I mean if you watch it! :)


BBC - Make me Welsh (2015)

The Welsh Knot (2010)

If anyone has any further links to documentaries on Welsh please share! :)

January 30, 2016


Both these are excellent! Lucy Owen did a 30 min programme about her son's future in Welsh medium education this week - it's in the iPlayer:

January 31, 2016

very interesting to learn about the welsh school life. only watched a small amount will have to watch at some point.

January 30, 2016
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