Lesson 4/Kentell PevarEdit
This uses vocabulary from both Level 1 and Level 2
Yann is speaking to his Mum, Soazig
Yann : Mintin vat mamm, mat ar jeu?
Write down this dialogue, without looking at the answers below, and translate it, try to do it from memory
Tre or Kenañ
Kavet -> Kavout
To find -> Found
Eta or 'ta
Yann : Mintin vat Mamm, mat ar jeu?
Morning good Mum, Good the game ? Good Morning Mum, How are you
Soazig : Demat dit Yann, laouenn on, trugarez braz, ha te?
Good day to you Yann, happy I am, thank big, and you ? Good day Yann, I'm happy, thank you, and you?
Yann : Mat kenañ, mersi dit Mamm.
Good much, thank to you Mum. In good health, thanks mum
Soazig : Eta, petra ho peus graet holl ar sizhun? N'em eus ket gwelet te holl ar sizhun!
So, what have you done all the week? I haven't seen you all the week! So, what have you done all week? I haven't seen you all week.
Yann : Me a zeskas Brezhoneg, dreist eo!
I learnt breton, brilliant is! I learnt Breton, its brilliant!
Soazig : Mat a wallac'h, Ho, me 'zo bet d'ar stal hiziv ha m'em eus gwelet Laouenna, ar vatezhez ar c'hafe
Good enough, Oh, I went to the shop today and I saw Lowena, the servant of the pub. Okay, Oh, I went to the shop today and saw Lowena, the Barmaid
Yann : Splann, petra he deus lavaret?
Excellent, what she has said? Excellent, what did she say?
Soazig : Hi a gwelas te er c'hafe, te a lavaras dezhi te oa o teskiñ Brezhoneg
She saw you in the pub, you told her you were learning Breton! She saw you in the Pub, you told her you are learning Breton!
Yann : Ya, hi 'zo o teskiñ Brezhoneg ivez!
Yes, she is learning Breton too! Yes, She is learning Breton too!
Soazig : Mat, Eta, M'em eus kavet labour, en un iliz.
Good, Then, I have found work, in a church. Nice, So, I found a job, in a church.
Yann : Se 'zo mat tre.
That is good very That is very Good
Soazig : Ho, me 'zo o vond d'al labour bremañ, Kenavo mab
Oh, I'm going to work now, Good bye Son Oh, I'm going to work now, Good bye Son
Yann : Chañs vat Mamm, Kenavo.
Good luck Mum, good bye Good luck Mum, good bye