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"Aeth hi i'r siop ar ôl i'r sêls ddechrau."

Translation:She went to the shop after the sales had started.

May 17, 2016

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why do you mutate dechrau?


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The mutation is after the preposition 'i' in this clause

ar ôl i (y sêls) ddechrau

The'i' and 'y sêls' contract to 'i'r sêls' because of the two vowels 'i' and 'y'

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