Usage examples for YAI

  1. “ " Hai- yai she said now, with a strange, touching sigh breathing in the words, " you are right, my mother, and a dream is a dream; also, if it be dreamed three times, then is it to be followed, and it is true. ” – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  2. “ Hai- yai what is this life to that! ” – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  3. From that time never were they troubled, for, " Kee- oo- yai the great boaster, was never heard to boast again. ” – Laos Folk-Lore of Farther India by Katherine Neville Fleeson
  4. “ Hai- yai I wish it would last forever- so sweet! ” – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker