(person or thing) additional to that or those previously mentioned or implied
the second of two
the remaining (people or things) in a group
people or things that are additional to or different from those already mentioned or implied
the remaining people or things in a group
"today isn't any other day"
"the construction of highways and other public works"
"he asked for other employment"
"any other person would tell the truth"
"his other books are still in storage"
"then we looked at the other house"
"hearing was good in his other ear"
"the other sex"
"she lived on the other side of the street from me"
"went in the other direction"
"the other evening"
"the early inhabitants of Europe"
"in other times"
"a strange, other dimension...where his powers seemed to fail"
The boy tried to creep over..the roof and escape down the other side.
出自： D. H. Lawrence
The first song he had chosen..followed, after a slight interval, by his other choice.
出自： Scott Fitzgerald
The other four..were playing pitch and toss.
出自： P. Newton
That's what the Mafia do, they frighten all the other villains.
出自： I. Murdoch
He told them to turn the other cheek if they were struck.
出自： A. N. Wilson
误 John is taller than any boy in the class.
正 John is taller than any other boy in the class.
析 than any boy in the class指的是“班里的任何一个男孩,也包括约翰在内”,如果在any之后没有other,听起来好像约翰不是这个班的,所以必须加上other才指除约翰以外班上其余的任何一个男孩。