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ㄑㄧˇ [qi3 (*ㄎㄞˇ [kai3).Homophone
A Chinese Talking Syllabary of the Cantonese Dialect
AdvAn interrogative particle used for positive assertion, meaning “how” (=could not): 能 how could;
有 how could it be?有此理 how could such a thing be possible?--it is absurd;
可如此 how could this be allowed?--should not be allowed;
oft. with 不,無 is it not (=it is): 不重複 would it not be redundant?不容易 wouldn’t it be easy?不知 doesn't (he) know? oft. goes with final particle 乎 or 哉:不危乎(or 哉) would it not be dangerous;
敢,[qi3gan3], [qi3zhi3]↓.
Adj(*[kai3]) (AC) 弟 friendly;
樂 peaceful and happy (also wr. 愷,凱).
Words1.但 [qi3dan4], adv., not only: 但…而且 not only…but also. 
2.敢 [qi2gan3], adv., would not dare: 他敢欺騙她 he would not dare to cheat her; (as a court. phr.) I am unworthy (of such compliment): 敢,敢! 
3.止 [qi3zhi3], adv. phr., not only (but further than that); adv., similarly 只 not only…alone.