else

else is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
 else

Preposition

 Preposition else
1. You use else to show that something is not the same one as another thing.
OK, he's cute, but what else has he got?
I don't think this one fits me. Do you have anything else in the same colour?
I've told you most of it. There's not much else I can think of.

Usage

• Else is used only after words beginning with some-, every-, any-, and no-, after question words, and after much, little, and all.

Related words

1. You use $x$ or else $y$ to say that if $x$ doesn't happen or isn't true, $y$ would happen or would be true.