WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin discō (I learn). Cognate to Breton deskiñ and Cornish dyski, from the same origin.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dysgu (first-person singular present dysgaf)

  1. to learn
    Dw i ddim yn deall yn iawn achos dw i’n dysgu Cymraeg o hyd.
    I don’t properly understand because I’m still learning Welsh.
  2. (with preposition i) to teach (often replaced by addysgu in modern Welsh)
    Mae Mrs Jones yn dysgu Cymraeg i mi.
    Mrs Jones is teaching me Welsh.

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dysgu ddysgu nysgu unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.