John and Anne used one word lots: cheannaich (bought). We will use question and answer format to show you how to form the past tense of ceannaich (buy).
|b, c, d, g, m, p, s, t||+ h||Ceannaich -> Cheannaich|
|a, e, i, o, u||+ dh’||Ith -> Dh’ith|
|l, n, r, sg, sm, sp and st||–||Leugh -> Leugh|
|f + a, e, i, o, u||Dh’ + h||Dh’fhuirich|
These are the common questions using the basic lenited form cheannaich.
Ciamar a cheannaich… ?
How did … buy?
Who bought …?
What did … buy?
Cuin a cheannaich…?
When did … buy?
Cia mheud a cheannaich… ?
How many did … buy?
TThe càit question, unlike the other question words, is followed by the Yes/No question form, just like before with Càit a bheil?, Càit an robh?,
Càit an do cheannaich… ?
Where did … buy?