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    #1

    Usage of "Neither" and "None".

    What is difference between the following sentences? Could you please explain it briefly.

    Neither of the members is going.
    None of the members is going.

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    #2

    Re: Usage of "Neither" and "None".

    Sure. :) Neither implies that there are only two members in question. None implies an unspecified number. ;)

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    Re: Usage of "Neither" and "None".

    What about this sentence? is it correct sentence?

    Neither of the students was present.

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    #4

    Re: Usage of "Neither" and "None".

    Yes.

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    #5

    Re: Usage of "Neither" and "None".

    Yes, if there are only two students.

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    #6

    Re: Usage of "Neither" and "None".

    Neither means there were only two.

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