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    anyone or anyone else

    What's the difference between 'anyone' and 'anyone else' in the following sentences?

    1- Last night he danced better than anyone/anyone elsein the party.

    2- He has scored more goals than anyone/anyone else ​has ever done.

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    Re: anyone or anyone else

    Quote Originally Posted by subhajit123 View Post
    What's the difference between 'anyone' and 'anyone else' in the following sentences?

    1- Last night he danced better than anyone/anyone else in at the party.

    2- He has scored more goals than anyone/anyone else ​has ever done.
    1. With my correction, "he" was at the party if you include else. If you omit it, he was somewhere else.

    2. It's not very natural either way but else doesn't change the meaning.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: anyone or anyone else

    Quote Originally Posted by subhajit123 View Post

    1- Last night, he danced
    Note that "in the party" is possible, but it implies, e.g., membership of a political party.

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    Re: anyone or anyone else

    Thank you all. Is there any difference between "He loves me more than anyone." and "he loves me more than anyone else."

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    Re: anyone or anyone else

    Quote Originally Posted by subhajit123 View Post
    Thank you all. Is there any difference between "He loves me more than anyone (no full stop here)" and "he loves me more than anyone else (no full stop here)"?
    Note my corrections above.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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