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Example sentences with Either

The word in English ” Either” , has different translations and uses in English, due to this we will say in what context these words are frequently used, through a series of examples of sentences with either , always starting with all the basic concepts What must be considered.

When to use the word either ?

Do not confuse “ Either ” with “Neither” although the words sound almost the same in spoken and written form and have almost the same meaning ; they do not have to do with each other, here we will focus on “Either” only.

  • This word is used as a conjunction : it is used as an expression and grammatically ” Either ” in the sentence is accompanied by the word ” or ” in the sentence that connects two options.

Example: You can either stay at home or come with me . – You can stay home or come with me .

We see that the conjunction of these two in its translation is ” or” as a separator of two options.

  • This word is used as a determiner : it is used just after a countable singular noun, indicating that something applies for both options or there is indifference between options. The direct translation of ” either ” is ” both .”

Example: Applications from either group will be welcome. – Applications from both groups will be accepted .

  • This word is used as a pronoun: it is used when we are undecided and we want to leave it to the fate of the other person, it can be used to refer to ” either of the two options “.

Example: We have butter and olive oil, you can use either . – We have butter and olive oil, you can use any. The translation of ” either ” in this case is ” anyone “.

  • This word is used as an adverb: its meaning is “neither” and it can be used to modify a verb at the end of a sentence.

Example: We didn’t know the answer either . – We didn’t know the answer either.

20 Example Sentences with Either

In the following list of sentences with ” either “, we will mark the word in bold and we will also mark its equivalent in Spanish:

  1. I don’t have any money either . – I do n’t have money either.
  2. I can serve you either a hot chocolate, or a glass of chilled White wine. – I can serve you a hot chocolate or a glass of cold white wine.
  3. Either you tell me everything you know, or I ‘ll take you to court. – Either tell me everything you know or I demand you.
  4. We don’t come to school by bus and they don’t either . – We do not go to school by bus and they
  5. Add either of the pictures in the post to pinterest. – Add any of the photos in the post to pinterest.
  6. Oh, my sense of smell is not very good either , – Oh, my sense of smell is not very good
  7. This is not the first exam for either of us. – This is not the first exam for any of us.
  8. Especially when i’m not doing a great job at either . – Especially when I’m not doing a great job at
  9. And you can’t remember a description of the buyer either . – And you can’t remember a buyer’s description
  10. In either case, the impact on public finances is disastrous. – In any case, the impact on public finances is disastrous.
  11. You couldn’t publish your book next year and she couldn’t either . – You could not publish your book next year and she
  12. You have two options, either you become president or you become a millionaire. – You have two options, either you become president or you become a millionaire.
  13. Either we go to Spain or we stay.- O going to Spain or we were.
  14. I didn’t go to the convention  I didn’t go to the convention either .
  15. We have coffee with bread and arepa with cheese, either option will serve us. – We have coffee with bread and arepa with cheese, either option works for us.
  16. It happens that the police are asking about my brother, I don’t know where he is either . – It happens that the police are asking about my brother, I do n’t know where he is either.
  17. We do not play soccer all night – Neither played football all night.
  18. We didn’t go to the graduate’s class  We didn’t go to the graduate’s class either .
  19. we will not do something that you do not like – Nor will we do something that you do not like .
  20. I get your point, but we won’t be mean to her either . – I understand your point, but we wo n’t be mean to her either.
  21. It’s not good for us to treat them like monsters and we do not deserve to be treated like monsters  It is not good that we treat them as monsters and not deserve to be treated like one.
  22. She is a good guitarist, we are not going to idolize her  She’s good guitarist , nor are we going to idolize.

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