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Physical ActionPlay
Used when describing a strong physical action, often done in haste or without care. SlideShe yanked at the leash when the dog tried to run.
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Strong EmphasisPlay
Adds intensity to the action, conveying more force than just 'pulling'. SlideI yanked the blanket away from him.
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Sudden MovementPlay
Implies a sudden or quick movement, rather than a slow, steady pull. SlideShe yanked off her jacket in frustration.