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"Yok" vs "Hayır"

Can we use "yok" to respond to questions with answers 'yes' or 'no' ? ....Or it's necessary to use only "hayır" in such cases ..

October 17, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ektoraskan

Yes, you can. It's common in colloquial speech.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Noyac

Actually yok is more common compared to hayır. And i guess it is because hayır can be counted as rude sometimes. It actually is not but people prefer it less.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DeepShadow

Bunu bilmemiştim.... Sağol )


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AleenaAnwar12345

When do you use Yok and when do you use Hayir Is there a special time to use them?

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