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yak

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Animals
yakyak1 /jæk/ noun [countable]  HBAan animal of central Asia that looks like a cow with long hair
Examples from the Corpus
yakThe only income is provided by the occasional sale of a yak for the equivalent of $ 100.Eventually the scheme had to be dropped and the cattle and yaks and horses returned to the care of individual herdsmen.The meat is fat and gristle from tough old yaks, sheep and goats.They stayed for two weeks, grazing the yaks.
yakyak2 verb (yakked, yakking) [intransitive]  informalTALK TO somebody to talk continuously about things that are not very serious, in a way that is annoying→ See Verb table
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yakPeople head out, yakking about this or that shot.Across the land, every night, teenagers are yakking online in chat rooms with friends and Net acquaintances.
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Verb table
yak
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyyak
he, she, ityaks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyyakked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave yakked
he, she, ithas yakked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad yakked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill yak
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have yakked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam yakking
he, she, itis yakking
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you, we, theyare yakking
Past
I, he, she, itwas yakking
you, we, theywere yakking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been yakking
he, she, ithas been yakking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been yakking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be yakking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been yakking
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