each other

Point 60 in the category of PRONOUNS/reciprocal is defined as:

‘each other’ as the object of a verb or complement of a preposition to talk about the mutual behaviour of two or more people.


An iWeb search for:

* * * each other

1 ON TOP OF EACH OTHER 13130 (note that many of these are not ‘mutual behaviour of people’)

2 GET TO KNOW EACH OTHER 8999 (B1 in EVP)

TLC STUDENT SPEAKING TEST EXAMPLE:

In the village, people usually get to know each other.

Female, Italy, B2


3 TO COMMUNICATE WITH EACH OTHER 4554
4 TO TALK TO EACH OTHER 3371
5 GETTING TO KNOW EACH OTHER 3004
6 RIGHT NEXT TO EACH OTHER 2368
7 TO LEARN FROM EACH OTHER 2023
8 AND LEARN FROM EACH OTHER 1809
9 IN LOVE WITH EACH OTHER 1748
10 TO INTERACT WITH EACH OTHER 1657
11 GOT TO KNOW EACH OTHER 1615
12 IN RELATION TO EACH OTHER 1580
13 TO DO WITH EACH OTHER 1380
14 TO CONNECT WITH EACH OTHER 1365
15 VERY CLOSE TO EACH OTHER 1352
16 ARE RELATED TO EACH OTHER 1336
17 LOOK OUT FOR EACH OTHER 1313
18 TAKE CARE OF EACH OTHER 1279
19 AT ODDS WITH EACH OTHER 1122
20 THEIR LOVE FOR EACH OTHER 1095
21 ARE CONNECTED TO EACH OTHER 1084
22 IN CONTACT WITH EACH OTHER 1072
23 CLOSE PROXIMITY TO EACH OTHER 1038
24 AND INTERACT WITH EACH OTHER 964
25 CAN LEARN FROM EACH OTHER 953
26 ARE NEXT TO EACH OTHER 922
27 ARE INDEPENDENT OF EACH OTHER 904
28 WE LOOKED AT EACH OTHER 884
29 VERY DIFFERENT FROM EACH OTHER 872
30 IN TOUCH WITH EACH OTHER 858
31 DO N’T KNOW EACH OTHER 840
32 CAN COMMUNICATE WITH EACH OTHER 824
33 THEY INTERACT WITH EACH OTHER 822
34 GET ALONG WITH EACH OTHER 813
35 IN CONJUNCTION WITH EACH OTHER 799
36 WITH RESPECT TO EACH OTHER 796
37 TO WORK WITH EACH OTHER 789
38 THEY LOOK AT EACH OTHER 781
39 THEY RELATE TO EACH OTHER 770
40 RIGHT ANGLES TO EACH OTHER 766
41 TO COMPETE AGAINST EACH OTHER 763
42 CAN TALK TO EACH OTHER 759
43 ARE CLOSE TO EACH OTHER 758
44 MIRROR IMAGES OF EACH OTHER 732
45 TO COMPETE WITH EACH OTHER 720
46 FAR AWAY FROM EACH OTHER 717
47 IN FRONT OF EACH OTHER 716
48 WE ‘VE KNOWN EACH OTHER 702
49 AT WAR WITH EACH OTHER 691
50 ARE DIFFERENT FROM EACH OTHER 683
51 WE CAN HELP EACH OTHER 672
52 AND COMMUNICATE WITH EACH OTHER 671
53 SITTING NEXT TO EACH OTHER 639
54 WERE MADE FOR EACH OTHER 619
55 ARE SEPARATED FROM EACH OTHER 614
56 NEXT DOOR TO EACH OTHER 609
57 AND TALK TO EACH OTHER 608
58 SO CLOSE TO EACH OTHER 593
59 DO N’T LIKE EACH OTHER 565
60 WALKING DISTANCE OF EACH OTHER 562
61 DID N’T KNOW EACH OTHER 553

62 VERY SIMILAR TO EACH OTHER 550

EXPERT EXAMPLE:

Depending on the accent you are learning,

there are between 15 to 20 different vowels with a sound very similar to each other

and hard to recognize for non-Europeans.

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63 TOO CLOSE TO EACH OTHER 547
64 THEM NEXT TO EACH OTHER 545
65 UP NEXT TO EACH OTHER 541
66 I LOOKED AT EACH OTHER 537
67 TO LISTEN TO EACH OTHER 537
68 IN COMMON WITH EACH OTHER 530
69 CAN INTERACT WITH EACH OTHER 518
70 IN COMPETITION WITH EACH OTHER 505
71 SIT NEXT TO EACH OTHER 503
72 CLOSELY RELATED TO EACH OTHER 495
73 N’T TALK TO EACH OTHER 495
74 IN SYNC WITH EACH OTHER 488
75 ARE ATTRACTED TO EACH OTHER 484
76 THEY LOOKED AT EACH OTHER 465
77 AND RESPECT FOR EACH OTHER 462
78 TO SPEAK TO EACH OTHER 446
79 ABLE TO SEE EACH OTHER 444
80 IN CONFLICT WITH EACH OTHER 439
81 TO BE WITH EACH OTHER 435
82 TO SAY TO EACH OTHER 435
83 TOGETHER TO HELP EACH OTHER 425
84 LEARN MORE ABOUT EACH OTHER 424
85 DO NT KNOW EACH OTHER 422
86 THE BEST IN EACH OTHER 421
87 ARE COMPATIBLE WITH EACH OTHER 416
88 OUR LOVE FOR EACH OTHER 415
89 TO CONNECT TO EACH OTHER 415
90 BE THERE FOR EACH OTHER 407
91 INTO CONTACT WITH EACH OTHER 399
92 PLACED NEXT TO EACH OTHER 398
93 FACE OFF AGAINST EACH OTHER 396
94 I HAVE KNOWN EACH OTHER 395
95 WE HAVE KNOWN EACH OTHER 392
96 LOOKING OUT FOR EACH OTHER 386
97 TO SHARE WITH EACH OTHER 386
98 ARE MADE FOR EACH OTHER 384
99 THEIR FEELINGS FOR EACH OTHER 384
100 AND FORTH TO EACH OTHER 382


A2:
able, against, along, away, competition, contact, far, front, mirror, off, share, so, take care, top, war

B1:
attracted, common, communicate, compete, connect, connected,

distance, feelings, independent, look out, relation, respect, similar, touch