If my question is too difficult to answer in one sentence, I might go open a new thread in the new forum:Flaminius said:Right and left have more complicated signification in Japanese. While in some phrase left is treated as an auspicious side, other expressions suggest the opposite:
What do you understand by "左右" (sayuu)? I think it means "right and left," but in which contexts would you use it?
[Flaminius: this is a spin-off thread from a dicussion in Other Languages Forum]