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Adverb
1. what; how
  • えいご英語
  • この
  • こんちゅう昆虫
  • なん何と
  • いいます
  • What do you call this insect in English?
Adverb
2. what (a) ...!; how ...!Usually written using kana alone, indicates surprise, admiration, etc.
  • なんと
  • すば素晴らしい
  • はつめい発明
  • だろう
  • What a wonderful invention!
Adverb
3. surprisingly; to my amazement; believe it or not; why, ...!Usually written using kana alone
  • だれ誰か
  • おも思えば
  • なんと
  • トム
  • きみ
  • だった
  • Who should I meet but Tom?
4. oh my; wowUsually written using kana alone
5. well, ...; so, ...Usually written using kana alone, used when asking for confirmation or approval

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