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    "its other" - can't figure it out

    Don't take a kitten or a puppy away from its other until it has been weaned.

    As far as I can tell this is not similar in meaning to "each other", so could anyone clarify what that exactly means?

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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    Quote Originally Posted by besthost View Post
    Don't take a kitten or a puppy away from its other until it has been weaned.

    As far as I can tell this is not similar in meaning to "each other", so could anyone clarify what that exactly means?
    It looks like a misprint. I would say it should be '....its mother...'


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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    Yeah, could be.
    Thanks.

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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    Not just "could" be; it is. In the context of weaning (=moving a baby away from being dependent on its mother's milk) no other 'other' is possible.

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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    In the context of weaning (=moving a baby away from being dependent on its mother's milk) no other 'other' is possible.
    This definition was a little overkill, but big thumbs up for a confirming "it is" :)

    Otherwise I'd still be dubious.

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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    Quote Originally Posted by besthost View Post
    Don't take a kitten or a puppy away from its other until it has been weaned.

    As far as I can tell this is not similar in meaning to "each other", so could anyone clarify what that exactly means?
    Ali and me are friends. We are friend eachother.

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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    Quote Originally Posted by zain4u View Post
    Ali and me are friends. We are friend eachother.
    We are friendS WITH eachother.

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    Re: "its other" - can't figure it out

    Trust them, guys, it's mother.

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