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Some; others

Examples:

Some people love football; others just can't stand it.

Some days are full of enjoyment; others begin and end terribly.

Explanation:

These sentences have two parts, one starting with some, the other with others. They tell you two different ideas about the same thing.
Don't forget the semi- colon in between the two parts of the sentence.

Semi colon- ;

These are compound sentences, where you include two points of view.
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