Bits of the House
So far, we have had the words for house chei, houses treven, window beister, door daras. Let’s expand our vocabulary:
Ma treven broas dhe düs rych. Rich people have big houses.
Ma lowar’ dhe’n chei nei. Our house has a garden.
Thero’vy o trigas en radnjy bian. I am living in a small flat.
I live in a small flat.
Nag eus lowar’ veth dhe’n radnjy na. That flat has no garden at all.
Mons o trigas en crowjy. They are living in a shack.
They live in a cottage.
Ke a veu derevys adro dhe’n lowar’. A hedge was built around the garden.
Ma yet e’n ke. There is a gate in the hedge.
Ev a egoras beister. He opened a window.
Ma hei o entra der an daras delergh. She is entering through the back door.
Ew hedna den war agan to? Is that a man on our roof?
Tho an chymbla gwres a ven. The chimney was made of stone.