What Are Their Main Differences?
Others is only used as a pronoun. But other has different grammatical functions. Actually, 'others' refers to more than one; while 'other' refers to only one thing.
can be a determiner or pronoun.
Look at those cakes. One is big and pink, the
can only be a pronoun and it is used when we are referring to more than one thing or person.
I am the only person who truly cares about my grandmother.
Singular or Plural Nouns?
is followed by a plural countable noun or a singular uncountable noun.
A kangaroo holds its baby in its marsupium, while
This one is made of 80% plastic, but the
is not followed by any nouns.
- 'Other' and 'others':
both can be used as pronouns.