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Difference Words: Other, Another

The function of difference determiners

Determiners of difference are used to talk about something other than or additional to something else. They come before a noun in a sentence. The phrases used for difference determiners are: ‘other’, ‘another’, and ‘the other’. 


  • We’ll wait for the others to arrive before we begin. 
  • May I have another glass of water?
  • They had no other ice cream flavours than vanilla and chocolate.


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