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1(some, any, no + compounds) INDEFINITE PRONOUNS(some, any, no + compounds)
2When do we use some and any? What about the word “no”? AFFIRMATIVENEGATIVE INTERROGATIVEThere’s some milk in the fridge.There aren’t any books in the bag.Is there any food in the fridge? I’m hungry!
3Exception:Affirmative sentence + any = meaning “qualquer”Negative sentences + some = offers, requestsWhich colour do you want?It doesn’t matter. You can pick any.Would you like some coffee?Can you lend me some money?
4It’s used in affirmative sentences with negative meaning. What about “no”?It’s used in affirmative sentences with negative meaning.Exemplo: There is no food here!
5SOME, ANY, NO - FORMING COMPOUNDS affirmativeinterrogativenegativeAffirmative sentence with negative meaningTHINGSSOMETHINGANYTHINGNOTHINGPEOPLESOMEONESOMEBODYANYONEANYBODYNO-ONENOBODYPLACESSOMEWHEREANYWHERENOWHEREWe’d like something to eat. We’re hungry!You look worried! Is anything wrong?There isn’t anybody here!There is nobody here!
7Exercise 11. She said something. What did she say?2. I’ve lost something3. They went somewhere.4. I’m going to telephone somebody/someone.5. What did you say? Nothing.6. Nowhere.7. Nothing.8. No-one/ Nobody.
8Exercise 15a. I didn’t say anything.6a. I’m not going anywhere.7a. I don’t want anything.8a. I’m not looking for anyone/ anybody.
9Exercise 2It’s dark. I can’t see anything.Tom lives somewhere near London.3. anything4. anything or anybody/anyone5. somebody/someone.6. something7. anyone/ anybody .... no-one/nobody8. anything9. nobody / no-one10. anyone/ anybody11. nothing12. anywhere.
10Exercise 3There’s nothing in the fridge.I haven’t got anything to say.There isn’t anybody at home.They have got nowhere to live.There is no-one outside.We haven’t got anywhere to sit down.I have got nothing to do today.