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  • 1. 

    I have two pens. One is black, and ……… is blue.

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      Another

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      The other

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      The others

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      Other

    Correct Answer
    B. The other
    Explanation
    The phrase "the other" is the correct answer because it is used to refer to the second item in a pair or group of two. In this case, the sentence is talking about two pens, one black and the other blue.

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  • 2. 

    My friend has two cars. One is white and ……… is red.

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      The other

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    Correct Answer
    C. The other
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "the other". In this sentence, "the other" is used to refer to the second car that the friend owns, which is red. It is a phrase commonly used to indicate a contrast or comparison between two things. In this case, it is used to differentiate between the white car and the red car that the friend has.

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  • 3. 

    My mom speaks three languages. One is English and ……… one is Thai.

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    Correct Answer
    A. Another
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "another" because it is used to indicate an additional item or person of the same type. In this case, it is used to indicate that the speaker's mom speaks a third language, besides English and Thai.

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  • 4. 

    There are eight pets in my house. Six are cats and ……… are dogs.

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    Correct Answer
    D. The others
    Explanation
    The phrase "the others" is the correct answer because it refers to the remaining pets in the house that have not been specified. Since it is mentioned that there are eight pets in total and six are cats, "the others" would indicate the two remaining pets, which are dogs.

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  • 5. 

    My neighbor has five kids. One of them is a boy and ……… are girls.

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      The others

    Correct Answer
    D. The others
    Explanation
    The phrase "the others" is the correct answer because it refers to the remaining children in the neighbor's family who are not the boy mentioned earlier. It implies that there are multiple girls among the neighbor's children.

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  • 6. 

    Some people like to spend their vacation in the mountains.__________ people like to spent their vacation at the beach.

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    Correct Answer
    B. Other
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "other". This is because the word "other" is used to refer to people who have a different preference or choice. In this context, it means that while some people like to spend their vacation in the mountains, there are others who prefer to spend their vacation at the beach.

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  • 7. 

    Some people learn to use a computer quickly , but ______ learn slowly.

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    Correct Answer
    B. Others
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "others". This is because the sentence is comparing two groups of people - those who learn to use a computer quickly and those who learn slowly. "Others" is used to refer to the second group, indicating that there are people who fall into the category of learning slowly.

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  • 8. 

    Ann own two homes.one is them is in New York.______  one is in London

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    Correct Answer
    C. The other
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "the other." This is because "the other" is used when there are only two options or choices. In this case, Ann owns two homes, one in New York and the other in London. "The other" is the appropriate phrase to refer to the second home in this context.

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  • 9. 

    Some cats have long hair.______ have short hair.

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    Correct Answer
    B. Others
    Explanation
    The word "others" is the correct answer because it is used to refer to a group of things or people that are different from the ones previously mentioned. In this case, the sentence states that some cats have long hair, implying that there are cats with a different characteristic, which is short hair. Therefore, "others" is the appropriate term to indicate the cats with short hair.

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  • 10. 

    Jenny just ate two hamburgers , and she wants _____ one.

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    Correct Answer
    A. Another
    Explanation
    Jenny just ate two hamburgers and she wants "another" one. This implies that she wants an additional hamburger, indicating that she wants to eat a third hamburger. "Another" is used to refer to one more of something.

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  • 11. 

    Two of the bananas are ripe, but _______ are green

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    Correct Answer
    D. The others
    Explanation
    The phrase "the others" is the correct answer because it is used to refer to the remaining bananas that are not ripe. It indicates that there are more than two green bananas. The word "the" is used to specify a particular group of bananas, distinguishing them from any other group.

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  • 12. 

    Some students will take the test tomorrow, but _________students will take it on monday.

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    Correct Answer
    C. The other
    Explanation
    The phrase "the other" is used to refer to the remaining or additional students who will take the test on Monday. It implies that there is a specific group of students mentioned earlier who will take the test tomorrow, and "the other" is used to contrast and specify the group of students who will take it on Monday.

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  • 13. 

    Jack dosen't like his job.He wants to get _______ job.

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    Correct Answer
    A. Another
    Explanation
    Jack is not satisfied with his current job and wants to find a different job. The word "another" is used to indicate a different or additional job.

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  • 14. 

    There are four girls in my apartment. Two are called Casey and Amber. _____ are Joanne and Lindsey.

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    Correct Answer
    D. The others
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The others". This is because the phrase "the others" is used to refer to the remaining people or things in a group. In this case, since there are four girls in the apartment and two of them are already mentioned as Casey and Amber, "the others" refers to the remaining two girls, Joanne and Lindsey.

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  • 15. 

    There are several holidays in Brazil. One is Independence Day and _____ are Children's Day and Teacher's Day.

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    Correct Answer
    D. Some others
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "some others". This is because the sentence is stating that there are several holidays in Brazil, and it mentions Independence Day as one of them. It then goes on to say that "some others" holidays in Brazil are Children's Day and Teacher's Day, implying that there are more holidays besides these three mentioned.

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  • 16. 

    There are three books in my backpack. One is a maths book and ______ is a chemistry book.

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    Correct Answer
    B. Another
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "another" because it is used to refer to one additional item or person of the same type. In this case, it is used to refer to the second book in the backpack, which is a chemistry book.

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  • 17. 

    There are ten pieces of fruit in my basket. One is an orange, one is a lemon and_____is an apple.

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      Others

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      The others

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      Another

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      The other

    Correct Answer
    C. Another
    Explanation
    The word "another" is the correct answer because it refers to a different fruit in addition to the orange and the lemon. It implies that there is a third fruit in the basket, which is an apple.

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