"Detached house"

Translation:Tŷ ar wahân

October 16, 2016

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What would the difference in pronunciation be between "tŷ" and "ty"?

October 16, 2016

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The acen grom/to bach/circumflex over the y in indicates that it is a long vowel with the English /ee/ sound. Without that, ty might be pronounced as a short vowel with the obscure /uh/ sound, as in the Welsh dy, fy, yn.

October 17, 2016
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