"I have a headache."

Translation:Mae pen tost gyda fi.

April 9, 2016

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Why is "Mae pen tost arna fi" incorrect?

April 9, 2016

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An excellent question. The way it works is that a specific, localised pain, such as a headache, a sore tummy etc is associated with 'I have' eg 'Mae pen tost gyda fi', 'Mae bola tost gyda fi.'

While a more general pain or illness is 'on me' = 'arna i' (or more formally 'arnaf i') Therefore a cold is 'on me' 'Mae annwyd arna i'.

April 9, 2016
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