How to use demonstrative pronouns in Cornish

How to use demonstrative pronouns in Cornish

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

Cornish demonstrative pronouns : this

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

Examples

an aval 'ma
this apple
an chi 'ma
this house
an gador 'ma
this chair
an margh 'ma
this horse
an voes 'ma
this table
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About Cornish

Church services are held in Cornish, there are evening classes, correspondence courses, summer camps and children's play groups. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Cornish would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Cornish

Learn to get by in Cornish with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in Cornish, introduce yourself in Cornish and even hold a conversation in Cornish after you have met someone.

nebes tus
some men
nebes mowesi
some girls
nebes treven
some houses
nebes lyvrow
some books
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Step 6 : Cornish 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 lyver, kador and daras (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 Cornish demonstrative pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned to use the Cornish demonstrative pronouns with the nouns lyver, kador and daras and the plural nouns lyvrow, kadoryow and darasow you can move on to Step 7 (Cornish adjectives).

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