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    'the second' or 'the second one'?

    In a sentence like the following one, would you say/write 'the second one' or simply 'the second'?:

    The first poem is attributed to X and the second one to Y

    Thank you in advance!
    Fabrizio

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    Re: 'the second' or 'the second one'?

    Quote Originally Posted by zavras View Post
    In a sentence like the following one, would you say/write 'the second one' or simply 'the second'?:

    The first poem is attributed to X and the second one to Y

    Thank you in advance!
    Fabrizio
    Both are correct. I would probably use "the second one".

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    Re: 'the second' or 'the second one'?

    Thank you for your quick reply!
    Fabrizio

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