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Jigneshbharati
Posted: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 10:25:13 AM
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An object is one of the five major elements of clause structure. The other four are subject, verb, adjunct and complement.

http://dictionary.cambridge.org/grammar/british-grammar/about-words-clauses-and-sentences/objects

what is the grammatical form, function and meaning of "other" in the context?

Why do we need "the" before "other" ?
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Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 11:18:22 AM
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"Other" is an adjective modifying the pronoun "four".

"The" is needed because the items mentioned are the only others.
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Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 12:32:14 PM
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Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 6:47:19 PM

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If you study defined article, you will get it more easily.

Quick response:

"The" implies that they are unique, or as the name says: Defined.


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