Presentation on theme: "A FEW AND MANY A few and many are used with plural countable nouns. I’ve got a few friends. They haven’t got many friends. A LITTLE AND MUCH A little."— Presentation transcript:
A FEW AND MANY A few and many are used with plural countable nouns. I’ve got a few friends. They haven’t got many friends. A LITTLE AND MUCH A little and much are used with uncountable nouns. Could I have a little water please? We haven’t got much time.
POSITIVE A FEW SOME A LOT OF I’ve got a few friends. I’ve got some friends. I’ve got a lot of friends. NEGATIVE AND QUESTION ANY MANY A LOT OF I haven’t got any friends. I haven’t got many friends. I haven’t got a lot of friends. Have you got any / many / a lot of friends?
POSITIVE A LITTLE SOME A LOT OF I’ve got a little milk. I’ve got some milk. I’ve got a lot of milk. NEGATIVE AND QUESTION ANY MUCH A LOT OF I haven’t got any milk. I haven’t got much milk. I haven’t got a lot of milk. Have you got any / much / a lot of milk?
Write a few, a little, much or many to complete these sentences. Do not use some, any, or a lot of. 1.I don’t think I’ve made________mistakes. 2.I gave the cat________milk. 3.I haven’t done________work today. 4.I don’t think__________people will come tonight. 5.Only_________students are going to fail the exam. 6.The journey was a short one: it didn’t take___________time. 7.Can I ask you___________questions? 8.The bank only lent me________money. 9.I didn’t have_______ opportunity to talk to him. 10.There are only ___________people at the beach. 11.I didn’t drink_________wine at the party. 12.There aren’t ________towns in this part of England.
13.Did they pay you___________money for working there? 14.Not___________people come here in the winter. 15.She started feeling ill only__________days before the exam. 16.We only have________petrol left. 17.I’ve seen her________times this year, but not very often. 18.I asked him to put ________milk in my coffee. 19.I can lend you___________money until tomorrow. 20.The receptionist didn’t give me___________information. 21.I’m sorry, I haven’t got_________time. 22.She hasn’t got __________friends. 23.There’s not__________food in the cupboard. 24.________people arrived before the party started, not many. 25.There’s some food, but not________milk.