Mistake 14: latest or last?

We can use latest to talk about something new, and last to mean ‘the one before’.

Example:

Her latest book‘s being published next week. (NOT her last book…)

She thinks it’s much better than her last one.

He’s enjoying his latest job (NOT his last job)

But it doesn’t pay as much as his last one.

(Source: Practical English Usage. By Michael Swan. Oxford)

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