"If it is fine."

Translation:Os ydy hi'n braf.

May 3, 2016

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An alternative correct answer is given, using 'ydy' in place of 'bydd', which I haven't come across before. Is this colloquial or a standard alternative in all cases using 'os'?


os bydd... and the negative os na fydd... are the usual constructions - uncertainty is usually in the future rather than the present. If the present really is required, it is always os ydy..., never *os mae..., for some reason.

Where the Welsh expression uses os bydd..., the English tends to stick with the present 'if ... is/are ...'.

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