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    #1

    no one (else)

    Besides me, no one else knows the answer to the question.

    Is 'else' needed?

    Many thanks.

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    #2

    Re: no one (else)

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    Besides me, no one else knows the answer to the question.

    Is 'else' needed?

    Many thanks.
    No, it's not necessary.

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    #3

    Re: no one (else)

    One more small correction.'Beside' is right word here. Besides means in addidtion to.

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    Cool Re: no one (else)

    Quote Originally Posted by rmp1947 View Post
    One more small correction.'Beside' is right word here. Besides means in addidtion to.
    No.
    In the room beside me, there is a tall guy. [preposition beside = next to]
    Besides me, there is a tall guy beside me in the room. [preposition besides = apart from]

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    #5

    Re: no one (else)

    Many thanks, Bhaisahab. I'm for all the help you have given me.

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    No, it's not necessary.

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    #6

    Re: no one (else)

    Hi engee30,

    I agree with you.

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