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copula, See である, See です, plain copula
1. be, is
Auxiliary verb, See た・1, た after certain verb forms; indicates past or completed action
2. did, (have) done
See た・2, indicates light imperative
3. please, do
Particle, at sentence-end; indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.
1. hey, you
after a noun; used when calling out to someone
2. hey
in mid-sentence; used to catch one's breath or get someone's attention
3. hey, hold on
Interjection
4. yo, hey
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