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Question and Answer.


There is no one Latin word in common use meaning simply yes or no. In answering a question affirmatively, the verb or some other emphatic word is gellerally repeated; in answering negatively, the verb, etc., with non or a similar negative: -

a. An intensive or negative particle, a phrase, or a clause is sometimes used to answer a direct question: -

1. For YES: -

2. For NO: -

Examples are: -