New answers tagged modal-particle
German has a three-form-system of answers: ja, doch, nein (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yes_and_no#Three-form_systems) According to Duden, doch can be used to counter negative implications in questions. (http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/doch_Adverb#Bedeutung3) I would only accept the first sentence as a common use of "doch". In the third it might ...
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