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used for asking if someone agrees with what you have just said, or if he or she understands it
used for checking that someone understands or agrees
used for asking someone to agree with you
used for asking whether what you have said is correct
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
the gear that you use for driving a vehicle very slowly
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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