Japanese 242 - The connecting particle や

We previously learned using (and) to connect nouns. In this lesson, we're going to learn the particle (and).

is used to list two or more nouns, and unlike it implies that there are other possible items that have not been listed. For example:

can also be used with the adjective など, meaning and so on or etcetera, to explicitly indicate that there are other objects besides those listed.


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