- such things as ...; and ... and - used for non-exhaustive lists related to a specific time and place
- the minute (that) ...; no sooner than ...; as soon as - after the dictionary form of a verb ➜ や否や
- be; is - plain copula - Kansai dialect ➜ だ
- o; oh - punctuational exclamation in haiku, renga, etc.
- huh; what - interjection expressing surprise
- hi - male language
- yes; what? - archaism
- yes?; no?; is it?; isn't it? - indicates a question - archaism
expression / particle:
- isn't it; right?; you know? - indicates emphasis, etc. - Kansai dialect
- denotes uncertainty ➜ とやら
- such things as A and B; A and B and so on; A and B and the like; A and B and whatnot - as ＡやらＢやら...
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