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The Welsh language

I have a sneaky suspicion that some Welsh words have been 'borrowed' from the English - e.g. tyres, brakes, batteries, shocks (as in shock absorbers), exhausts...
You're welcome to Wales...

May 31st 2011
'Croeso i Gymru - Welcome to Wales', said the road-sign as we crossed the boundary from England into the land of daffodils, leeks and red dragons. Then, the heavens opened! That was last September, when we came to look after our son's house, dog and cat while he took his family away for a well-earned holiday. Exactly the same thing happened on our way here again last ... read more
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British Flag Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
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