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1. I have three balls: one is green, another is blue, and the other is white.

2. I have three balls: one is green, a second is blue, and the third is white.

(Are both grammatical?)

3. I have three balls; one is green, another is blue, and the other is white.

4. I have three balls. One is green, another is blue, and the other is white.

(Is #3 or #4 the same as #1? Would you check the punctuation marks? Are the three expressions all grammatical?)

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    1 Nd 2 are both grammatical.

    3 and 4 are also grammatical.

    1 and 3 are identical; 2 and 4 are identical, EXCEPT for the punctuation.

    Sra

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