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"Have you closed the cupboard?"

Translation:Dych chi wedi cau'r cwpwrdd?

February 18, 2016



Why is it "wyt ti" instead of "rwyt ti" in this case?


Because it is a question, not a statement.

The r- comes from a particle yr that indicates a (positive) statement.

Questions had a particle a which got dropped entirely in speech.

And negative statements had a particle nid which turned into d- at the beginning.

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