Elder and eldest

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Elder and eldest can be used instead of older and oldest to talk about the order of birth of the members of a family. Note that they are only used attributively (before nouns).

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Each and every
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Either and neither
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End and finish
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Enough to
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Ever
Every
Except and except for
Exchange for and exchange with
Ex and former

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