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    the second / another

    Hello
    1- I also have two sporting heroes: one is Pele and ( another / the second ) one is bobby moore.
    For me, I chose the second and ( the other ) would also be correct but I had to choose between brackets so I chose the second.
    so does anyone please illustrate it for

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    Re: the second / another

    Am I going to get an answer, please ?

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    Re: the second / another

    You can say "one is Bob and the other is Peter" but if there are only two, you can't say "another" as a definite article is required. You see, before 1066 CE, the word "other" was the ordinal for 2: first, other, third, fourth...." and then we imported the word "second" from Normandy.

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    Re: the second / another

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    You can say "one is Bob and the other is Peter" but if there are only two, you can't say "another" as a definite article is required. You see, before 1066 CE, the word "other" was the ordinal for 2: first, other, third, fourth...." and then we imported the word "second" from Normandy.
    So, the second is correct. Is that right ?

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    Re: the second / another

    Yes.

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