Numbers and Nouns of Quantity

Numbers and Nouns of Quantity - (2 boxes of cereal) un tas...

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Numbers and Nouns of Quantity Nouns that are used to express a quantity or a measure are followed by  de  + noun. The cardinal  numbers  million  and  milliard,  as well as other nouns of number, follow this rule.  un million de touristes  (a million tourists)  onze milliards de gens  (11 billion people)  deux boîtes de céréales
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Unformatted text preview: (2 boxes of cereal) un tas de papiers (a pile of papers) Refer to Table 2 for common nouns of number and quantity. TABLE 2 Numbers and Nouns of Quantity Noun of Quantity English une bote de a box of, a can of une bouteille de a bottle of une centaine de about 100 une dizaine de about 10...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course FR 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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