1. (за запитване): видя го снощи, ~? you saw him last night, didn’t you? ~ е хубаво? isn’t it nice? it’s nice, isn’t it? ~ така isn’t that so? не го видя снощи, ~? you didn’t see him last night, did you? не е там, ~? he isn’t there, is he? той е там, ~? he is there, isn’t he?;
2. (когато се иска обяснение за нещо неочаквано) I thought; ~ уж си болен? I thought you were ill; you were supposed to be ill, weren’t you?;
3. (възражение, несъгласие, укор): кажи де, ~ много знаеш? what have you got to say now, come on, you know all the answers? ~ виждаш? don’t you see?;
4. (за потвърждаване на нещо известно): ~ е майка, жертва се being a mother, she sacrifices herself; от тегло и от мъка пиех, ама ~ пиех I drank to drown my sorrow/to forget hardship, but drink I did;
5. (недоволство, яд): казах му да не отива, но ~ не ме слуша I told him not to go, but he’ll never listen to me/he’ll never do as I tell him.