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Re: Practicing on English speakers!

Postby Cer » Fri Jul 15, 2011 6:27 pm

I am soooooo glad I'm not the only one to do that!
:dafad: Please feel free to correct me. Thanks! :dafad:

:shock: = "Oh, is that how it's spelled!"

Waffling around in the Cwrs 2 vocab lessons.
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Re: Practicing on English speakers!

Postby Kelv » Fri Jul 15, 2011 6:53 pm

leiafee wrote:I've started using that tactic with cold callers on the telephone.

"Ga i siarad gyda siaradwr Cymraeg os gwelwch yn dda...?"

Also good one to practice SSIW-ish patterns... (Dw i ddim yn mynd i brynu dim byd!)

Oh yes! Having suffered from persistent cold callers myself, I've had great fun, particularly with international companies who won't know that I'm just some Welshman-who-could-speak-English-if-he-wanted-to. I'm always polite of course - "Wrth gwrs; pwy sy'n siarad, os gwelwch yn dda?" - and to hear their total bewilderment is always a delight! :angel:
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