Japanese has a word that corresponds to "and suchlike": nado. It gets used and overused all the time, sometimes to the point where you have to ignore it when translating.Nyarlathotep wrote:Chani has told me that I am definitely my mother's son because of my overuse of "And such" or worse, "And suchlike". Apparently, she overuses it a lot and so do I.
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