Bedeutung von “yes” im Essential English Dictionary

yes

exclamation uk /jes/

A1 used to agree with something, or to give a positive answer to something:

‘Can I borrow your pencil?’ ‘Yes, of course.’
‘Coffee?’ ‘Yes, please.’

A1 used as an answer when someone calls you:

‘Jack!’ ‘Yes?’

A2 used when you are disagreeing with a negative statement:

‘I’m not a very good cook.’ ‘Yes, you are – you cook really well!’

(Definition von “yes” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)