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  5. "I live in the big country."

"I live in the big country."

Translation:Dw i'n byw yn y wlad fawr.

July 2, 2016



"y wlad" and "yr wlad" both correct. I thought it was yr before words beginning with vowels?


In this particular case either can be used. This is common in (feminine) words beginning gwl-, gwr-, gwn- where the -w- is only very lightly pronounced, if at all, by many people. The effect is just a pursing of the lips while saying the /g/ sound, followed immediately by the next consonant.

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