Welsh Adjectives

Welcome to the second Welsh lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Welsh to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
du
grey
grey Audio
llwyd
white
white Audio
gwyn
blue
blue Audio
glas
green
green Audio
gwyrdd
yellow
yellow Audio
melyn
red
red Audio
coch
brown
brown Audio
brown

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Welsh
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
mae fy nhŷ yn wyn Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
mae'ch gwlad yn fawr Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
mae llyfrau newydd yn ddrud Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
dyn ni'n hapus yma Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
mae tri chi bach gyda hi Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
mae'r iaith hon yn hawdd iawn Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
mae gen i dŷ bach gwyrdd Audio

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
oer
hot
hot Audio
poeth
cloudy
cloudy Audio
cymylog
rainy
rainy Audio
glawog
snowy
snowy Audio
eirïaidd
sunny
sunny Audio
heulog
windy
windy Audio
gwyntog
warm
warm Audio
poeth

Conversation in Welsh

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Welsh
hi
hi Audio
how are you?
sut ydych chi Audio
I'm good, thank you
dw i'n iawn, diolch Audio
and you?
a chi? Audio
what is your name?
beth yw eich enw? Audio
my name is Maya
fy enw i yw maya Audio
nice to meet you
braf cwrdd â chi Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Welsh. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Welsh Alphabet   Welsh Alphabet

Welsh Nouns   Welsh Nouns



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