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Countable and uncountable nouns

General quantities and countable/uncountable nouns

  • For countable nouns use any / many / few:

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How many people attended the meeting?

There are only a few people here.

  • For uncountable nouns we use any / much /little:

Is there any water in the tank?

How much water is in the tank?

There is only a little water in the tank.

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