Training > Translation exercises into Welsh

These translation exercises are an opportunity to try your hand at translating past Basic Membership examination papers (translation into Welsh). After completing the translation you may refer to the comments made on the actual work presented.

Prospective candidates should register for the translation e-workshop for a personal feedback on their own work.

Comments on the following exercises are in Welsh only.

Exercise 1 - translation into Welsh

On Wednesday I went underground. I was looking for men, or rather the memory of men who had mined for gold in that Welsh hillside on and off...

Exercise 2 - translation into Welsh

Volunteering describes what people choose to do in their spare time, without pay, that benefits other people or contributes to the services...

Exercise 3 - translation into Welsh

This year I have done much walking in Snowdonia, and although I am no expert on antiquities...

Exercise 4 - translation into Welsh

Most of us are losing out by having the wrong mortgage, the wrong gas supplier and the wrong savings accounts.

Exercise 5 - translation into Welsh

From time to time I receive picture postcards from friends on holiday in Italy. They show the canals of Venice...

Exercise 6 - translation into Welsh

The pain and grief that follows bereavement can be made much worse by identity fraud of the deceased. According to the Fraud Prevention Service...

Exercise 7 - translation into Welsh

Imagine leaving your house to walk down the street where you have always lived, a place you know like the back of your hand – only to realize that you have no idea where you are.

Exercise 8 - translation into Welsh

How far your food travels has serious consequences for the climate
People are rediscovering the benefits of buying local food. It’s good for the local economy because buying directly from local farmers helps them stay in business.

Exercise 9 - translation into Welsh

The Commonwealth Games, or Friendly Games, as they are fondly known, is always an exciting and memorable time for members of the Commonwealth family.