March 1st was St David’s Day so we hope you wore your daffodils and leeks and had some cawl and Welsh rarebit. Did you dress up in your “Gwisg Gymreig draddodiadol”?
|Happy St David’s Day||Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus||deeth1 goyl dare-wee happ-iss|
|Saint David||Dewi Sant||dare-wee sant|
|Welsh Cake||Cacen Gri||ka-ken gree|
|Daffodils||Cennin Pedr||ken-inn ped-urr|
|Bluebells||Clychau’r Gog||cluch2-ire g-oh-g3|
2 ch as in Scottish ‘loch’
3 “g” as in “great”
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We hope you enjoyed our article entitled “Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus!”. Don’t forget: all the previous lessons are available by clicking here.