"Who is in the reception?"

Translation:Pwy sy yn y dderbynfa?

November 8, 2016

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Cynphony

I wrote, " Pwy sy'n y dderbynfa" would this be acceptable as isn't "sy yn" = "sy'n"

November 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/EllisVaughan

Sadly it is not correct. "Yn" only contracts when it is a verbal particle, whereas here it is a preposition. So "Pwy sy'n bwyta" but "Pwy sy yn y derbynfa").

November 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/shwmae

i.e. Don't contract yn to 'n when it means "in".

February 18, 2017
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