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"Milltir o led yw'r traeth a dwy filltir o hyd."

Translation:The beach is a mile wide and two miles long.

August 28, 2016

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

Could almost be Rhossilli . . .


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

Literally (if I understand correctly), 'A mile in width is the beach and two miles in length' - which strikes me as the kind of style in which a character in 'Lord of the Rings' might speak. How poetical Welsh seems to be, even in its most everyday form!

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