adv.(used in compound or complex sentences) as well; either; too
You can sit either here or there.
If you're not going, I'm not going either.
She is neither smart nor pretty.
adv.fml(used at the end of a question or counter question) also
Who are they?
You don't know?
auxiliary wordfml(used in the middle of a sentence, marking off a sentence element about which there is to be a statement)
When the Great Tao prevailed, the whole world was one community.
The two places are more than 1,000 li apart.
Goodness is more to the people than water and fire.
adv.(used in simple sentences) either; too; also; as well
My sister is a shop assistant too.
I too have seen something of the world.
He went as well.
adv.even; whether ...or ...
Neither animals or plants can survive without the sun.
Both he and she are wrong.
However I think about it it is wrong.
adv.(used to emphasize negation)
I also agree on this.
not wrong in the slightest
Do you think it is difficult?
adv.(used to indicate a mild tone)
That wouldn't be so bad.
This isn't so scary.
So be it.
Words and phrases with 也
- Note"也" is different from "又". "也" means the same as others' actions; "又" means repeating one's own actions.