Presentation on theme: "Much – Many – A lot of – Little Few"— Presentation transcript:
1Much – Many – A lot of – Little Few QuantifiersMuch – Many – A lot of – Little Few
2A lot of – Lots of = muito(a), muitos (as) There are a lot of fruits on the table.I saw a lot of birds in the sky.He speaks a lot.I have lots of money.They understood lots of things.
3Much – Many = muito(a), muitos(as) You didn’t drink much water today.Did they have much time?I listen much music.She doesn’t play with many toys.Do you prefer reading many books a month?I travel to many places every year.
4A lot of, Lots of, plenty of, a great deal of, a large number of a large amount of: linguagem formal Much...A lot of...Lots of...A great deal of ...A large amount of ......food has been wasted.Many...A lot of...Lots of...A large number of...... cars are stolen in Brazil everyday.
5Little – Few = pouco(a) – poucos(as) She drank little alcohol.John lost little blood.There was little dust on the furniture.I read few pages today.Few people came to the party.There are few room available.
6A little – A few = some He has a little advice to give you. She went there to breathe a little air.She bought a few drinks to dinner.He gave a few flowers to her.
7Plenty of = bastante, mais que suficiente, muito(a), muitos(as) Usamos “plenty of” para falar de coisas positivas e não negativas:I throw away plenty of things.Ann is not ok, she lost a lot of clothes with her suitcase.