[Spellyans] "become" with nouns

Eddie Climo eddie_climo at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Nov 1 19:49:36 GMT 2008


On 1 Nov 2008, at 19:18, Michael Everson wrote:

> On 1 Nov 2008, at 18:29, Eddie Climo wrote:
>> 3. gweddu (=K.?. ; S. to become, suit, befit)
>
> That's not to change a state of being. It's to be pleasing in  
> appearance "that shirt is very becoming".

Indeed it is; and it's another semantic domain of E. 'become'. I  
included it because of being unsure how would it be translated into   
Cornish; perhaps:

K. coth. 'y coth dhym', it suits me, it becomes me.

??

Eddie





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