“another”."other" or "latter"

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“another”."other" or "latter"

Post by JasmineYap » Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:22 am

One of the two visitors entered the house; the ________ did not.
(a) another
(b) second
(c) other
(d) latter

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Re: “another”."other" or "latter"

Post by Joe » Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:29 am

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Re: “another”."other" or "latter"

Post by JasmineYap » Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:59 am

Joe wrote:
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:29 am
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may i ask, why is it other instead of another?

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Re: “another”."other" or "latter"

Post by Joe » Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:21 am

you want to say

the other :ok:

or

the another :nok:

??

As you know, the and an are both articles:
https://www.englishclub.com/grammar/det ... ticles.htm

You don't want to use them both together :mrgreen:
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