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21.0Gwaith (Work)Downloads
21.1 Eich/ dy - Your
21.2 Trefn geiriau - Word order
21.3 Y genidol - Showing possession
21.4 Ateb cwestiwn - Answering a question
21.5 's' genidol - Possessive "s"
21.6 Gofyn cwestiwn - What do you want to be?
21.7 Siarad am y gorffennol - Talking about the past
21.8 Sgwrs - Conversation
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Series One | Lesson: 21 | Level: entry_level

21.2 - Trefn geiriau - Word order

As with introducing yourself:

Nigel ydw i.

The information comes first:

Plismon ydw i.
- I'm a policeman.

Nyrs ydw i.
- I'm a nurse.

Swyddog Datblygu gyda'r Cyngor Chwaraeon ydw i.
- I'm a Development Officer with the Sports Council.

Instead of naming the job we could say:

'Dw i'n gweithio yn Ysbyty Gwynedd / yn Boots.
- I work in Ysbyty Gwynedd / in Boots.

'Dw i'n gweithio mewn garej.
- I work in a garage.

'Dw i'n gweithio mewn siop.
- I work in a shop.

And we could combine the two replies:

Beth ydy'ch gwaith?
- What's your work / job?

'Dw i'n gweithio yn Ysbyty Gwynedd. Nyrs ydw i.
- I work in Ysbyty Gwynedd. I'm a nurse.

'Dw i'n gweithio mewn garej. Mecanic ydw i.
- I work in a garage. I'm a mechanic.

'Dw i'n gweithio gyda'r Cyngor Chwaraeon. Swyddog Datblygu ydw i.
- I work with the Sports Council. I'm a Development Officer.

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