"I like Newtown."
Translation:Dw i'n hoffi'r Drenewydd.
Where did 'r come from? What does it mean? I'm loving duolingo, but welsh is a tough one
This is explained in the notes to the 'Places' sections. Some Welsh place names include y/yr - y Fenni, y Bala, y Rhyl, y Drenewydd, ...
Hi; So 'r and y would be the same thing? Is it 'r an abbreviation of yr? Thanks
Yes it is. Everything is explained in the notes for the section 'the', which is one of the sections you are about to move on to.