How To Use Another, The other, Other in English, Definition and Examples

How To Use Another, The other, Other in English, Definition and Examples

How To Use Another, The other, Other in English, Definition and Examples


Another
Another is used with singular countable noun. It means one more, an alternative. It is nonspecific.

Example Sentences

•“Give me another
book,” he said.

•I hear that her mother is in another city.

•She has another
sister.

 


Other
Other is used with plural or uncountable noun. It means different, additional or extra. It is nonspecific.

Example Sentences

•We’re married to each other.

•I want you to return the book I lent you the other day.

•Apple doesn’t provide technical support for apps created by other
developers.

 

The other
The other is used with singular noun, plural noun, countable noun or uncountable noun. It means second of two things, people or animals.

Example Sentences

•Did you see the other book that I bought?

•Mary and Samuel are here, but where are the other kids?

•She walked around to the other side.


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