Bedeutung von "else" - als Fremdsprache


adverb uk us /els/

A2 in addition to someone or something:

Would you like anything else to eat?
What else did he say?

A2 different from someone or something:

I don't like it here. Let's go somewhere else.
I didn't say that. It must have been someone else.

A2 other things or people:

I forgot my toothbrush, but I remembered everything else.
or else

used to compare two different things or situations:

He talks to her all the time, or else he completely ignores her.

B2 used to say what will happen if another thing does not happen:

We must be there by six, or else we'll miss the beginning.
if all else fails

if no other plan is successful:

If all else fails, you're welcome to stay at our house.

(Definition von "else" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)