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Using Cornish

Find information and advice on how you can use Cornish, from naming your house, listening to the news, watching a film and much more.

There is a healthy Cornish film industry and there is interest among film makers in Cornwall to make films in the Cornish language. Find out more about films produced in the Cornish language.

From children's books to dictionaries, historical texts to modern poetry, you can see the book lists on the Cornish language organisations' websites.

Holyer an Gof - The annual competition for the best books in Cornish and about Cornwall.

There are a lot of opportunities to hear the Cornish language. In this section you can find opportunities to hear Cornish spoken, sung, perhaps even shouting in Cornish.

There are several magazines available with news of developments within the Cornish language as well as events, new publications and other Cornish related stories.

Find out more about magazines available in the Cornish language.

Whether you prefer word based learning games or classic reaction games this section should contain something for everyone.

  • Pedrek Geryow - An interactive wordsearch game to find themed words in Cornish.
  • Omsettyoryon Bysestrennek - The classic reaction game to defeat a fleet of invaders from outer space... only this time you can play it in Cornish!

The Cornish language office has produced resources to help you learn and use Cornish. These include promotional products, items for sale, and online tools and resources. Find out more about the free Cornish resources available to download.