How to use demonstrative pronouns in Breton

How to use demonstrative pronouns in Breton

You want to learn how to use demonstrative pronouns in Breton? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Breton lessons complete with useful examples. This house, that house... we make learning Breton demonstrative pronouns easy for you.

Breton demonstrative pronouns : this

Demonstrative pronouns are used with nouns to make them more specific. A unique feature of Breton is that, unlike English, the demonstrative pronoun comes after the noun. The English demonstrative pronoun 'this' is '-mañ' in Breton.


ar plac'h-mañ
this girl
ar vaouez-mañ
this woman
ar marc'h-mañ
this horse
an ti-mañ
this house
an aval-mañ
this apple
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Breton is a celtic language related to Welsh, Irish, Cornish and Gaelic. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Breton would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Breton

Learn to get by in Breton with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Breton greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

Ar paotr 'zo bras.
The boy is big.
Dieg eo ar paotr.
The boy is lazy.
Kreñv eo ar paotr.
The boy is strong.
Bihan eo ar paotr.
The boy is small.
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Step 6 : Breton demonstrative pronouns

Demonstrative pronouns are used to refer to specific objects and their locations. In English, this would be the words this and these to refer to objects which are near and that and those to refer to objects which are further away. Using the nouns levr, kador and dor (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn to use the demonstrative pronouns with each of these nouns (this book, that chair, these doors). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Breton demonstrative pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned to use the Breton demonstrative pronouns with the nouns levr, kador and dor and the plural nouns levrioù, kadorioù and dorioù you can move on to Step 7 (Breton adjectives).

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