"Ar ôl i fi godi, ges i frecwast."

Translation:After I got up, I had breakfast.

June 22, 2016



Why is half of this sentence in present tense, if it means to be in past tense?

June 22, 2016

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The tense of this sentence is determined by the second part of it. eg:-

Past - 'Ar ôl i fi godi, ges i frecwast.' - 'After I got up, I had breakfast'

Present - 'Ar ôl i fi godi, dw i'n cael brecwast' - 'After I get up, I'm having breakfast' (literally - After I am getting up, I am having breakfast)

Future - 'Ar ôl i fi godi, bydda i'n cael brecwast' - 'After I get up, I will have breakfast' (literally - After I will get up, I will be having breakfast)

There is further detailed explanation in the notes for this unit.

June 22, 2016


Diolch yn fawr :)

June 22, 2016
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