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"Fi sy biau'r pannas!"

Translation:The parsnips are mine!

October 6, 2016

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

Bet it's owen saying that


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

I was wondering what he would say when he got wind of this :-S


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

You can have them.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jean406338

Agreed. There's definitely a Welsh contributor obsessed with parsnips on this course. :)


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

It's not us, it's Owen. You'd recognise him in the street - quite broad in the shoulders, slim waist, tapering down to long, thin legs and small, muddy feet. Green hair. Very pale otherwise.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jean406338

Ah Right. OK. I'll keep an eye out.


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

Thin ice here, as I'm not a native English speaker, but shouldn't it be It is I who ... ?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rmcode
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Strictly speaking, you're correct, but the 'it is I' form is rarely used these days,

http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/it-is-i-versus-it-is-me


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    Why is "I own these parsnips." marked as incorrect?


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

    It is y pannas, not y pannas 'ma/hyn.

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