In a sentence with a list like:


What are the different words for "and" that can be used, and how to they differ in usage?

I've seen at least 及 and 和 being used.

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    have a look of this thread, it listed most words of "and": chinese.stackexchange.com/questions/17953/… Mar 22, 2017 at 10:38
  • put 等 at the end along with a word denoting the category to which the enumerated items belong, s. e.g. jukuu: 1. 但较常用的皮革原料来自牛(包括小牛和公牛)、绵羊和羔羊、山羊和小山羊、马、骡、斑马、水牛、猪、海豹、海象、鲸和鳄鱼等动物。 4. 其五,对走私、贩卖、运输、制造毒品等严重的毒品罪犯处以死刑。 99. 试比较thin、 skinny、underweight、 slim等词的用法.
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used to connect words: 和; 與; 跟; 及; 以及;

和 can be used everywhere.
跟 is used in oral cases mostly.
與, 及, 以及 are used mostly in writing.

used to connect clauses or sentences: 並且; 而且

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