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"Gest ti'r e-bost ddoe?"

Translation:Did you get the e-mail yesterday?

July 31, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnCatDubh

Wait, ‘bost’?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rmcode
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Yes the Welsh for email is e-bost (electronic post)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnCatDubh

Why’d the initial p mutate?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EllisVaughan

I imagine it is because of the "e-" prefix. Prefixes in Welsh cause soft mutations bar a few which cause nasal muataions. (There may be some which cause aspirate mutations too.

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