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Is it necessary to put a "ones" after "200" in this sentence?

The most interesting is that you can attach more than 10 photos to the wall post — up to 200 (ones)!

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  • The most interesting what? There needs to be a noun here; for example, "The most interesting thing is...". Commented Jan 22, 2014 at 16:05
  • So "interesting" cannot be a subject, yes? Commented Jan 22, 2014 at 19:26
  • That's correct. Commented Jan 23, 2014 at 8:30
  • @SteveMelnikoff Can't the subject be implicit? "The new wall post has useful features. The most interesting (one) is that you can...", i.e. isn't "one" optional here ?
    – jlliagre
    Commented Aug 27, 2016 at 23:48
  • @jlliagre in that context, yes; but that wasn't the question. Commented Aug 28, 2016 at 7:17

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The most interesting is that you can attach more than 10 photos to the wall post — up to 200 (ones)! -is incorrect.

The most interesting thing is that you can attach more than 10 photos to the wall post --up to 200 - is correct.

The word ones we use to describe those ones in particular.

I have seen all 200 photos of yours on Facebook. Those ones are really nice.

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    Not me, but possibly because you didn't make clear what is correct? OP doesn't seem to mind though.
    – nxx
    Commented Jan 23, 2014 at 12:18
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Not only is it not necessary, it is indeed wrong.

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