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blacknomi

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Another, Other & Others
Q9 - One person's peach is ____ person's poison.
other
the other
Either could be used here.
I go for 'another.'


Comparatives and Superlatives
Q14 - It was the ____ test I have ever done.
the most hard
the hardest
Either could be used here.
Tdol! You have twin brothers!
 

Tdol

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Blacknomi, thanks a million for that. Unfortunately, typos do creep in, no matter how careful I try to be. Let me know if you spot any others. ;-)
 

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tdol said:
Blacknomi, thanks a million for that. Unfortunately, typos do creep in, no matter how careful I try to be. Let me know if you spot any others. ;-)

My pleasure. :D
 

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I'll meet you another day. (unspecific day in the future)
I'll meet you the other day.

Are both acceptable?
 

Tdol

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some day ;-)
 

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Tdol, what do you mean? I don't get it.

I saw him the other day.
I saw him another day. ( Why is this wrong?)
I'll meet you the other day. :?:
I'll meet you another day. :?:


Confused. :?
 

Tdol

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the other day = recently, but I'm not exactly sure which day
;-)
 
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