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In addition to Nicola, Mrs. Stanley has three other children.
The report will be of interest to teachers and others in the education field.
Apart from the victim's name and age, no other details were given.
I suggested a camping trip, but Carey had other ideas.
Not now. We'll talk about it some other time.
The Greeks spend more money on food than any other nation in Europe.
The other half of the money will be provided by the government.
She was looking around for her other shoe.
I held onto the rope with my other hand.
He sat in front of the fire rubbing one bare foot against the other.
One of the twins was Reggie. What was the other one called?
We stayed until all the other guests had gone home.
Beethoven's Ninth is much longer than his other symphonies.
One boy fell off his chair and the others laughed.
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