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Unit 57: QUANTITY We can use any all every a few a little a lot of lots of many most much no none of some to talk about how much or how many of a noun. When we are talking about quantity, we can talk about number (general quantity) or we can talk about percentage (how much or how many of something). 1 Number a zero quantity There were n’t any people in the street. We did n’t go any where last night. There were no people outside. no = not any The book was no help to me at all. There was no thing we could do about it. NOTICE: nothing = no thing nowhere = no place nobody / no one = no person b small quantity PLURAL NOUNS MASS NOUNS (Unit 47) a few people a little time not many students not much advice c large quantity There was lots of coffee in the shop. There were a lot of people in the street. NOTICE: We can also use many and much . For example: I have had many problems, but usually only in writing.
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2 Percentage We can use all the words that we can use for number. For example: I did
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