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Mae hi'n gyffrous.

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How would one tell or distinguish between excited and exciting if/when required?

October 21, 2016

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Just by the context, really.

October 24, 2016

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Thanks. I just wondered if there might be some particular way they could be clarified.

October 24, 2016

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There is a way. It's the difference between using the adjective above for 'exciting' ie

Mae hi'n gyffrous = She/It is exciting

and using the verb 'cyffroi' (or cynhyrfu)= to excite

Mae hi wedi (cael) ei chyffroi = She/It is excited (literally = She/It has had her/its excite)

October 30, 2016
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