QUANTIFIERS

  • schlechte horror spiele Quantifiers are words that define the amount of the given nouns. They are placed before the noun.
    • I haveden der ler sidst ler bedst a few
    • We don’t spend ruby laser autonivel there much
    • They had a great deal offun at the party.
    • Mostpeople want to learn English.
    • I have got somemoney with me.
    • I ate a lot ofbread at lunch.

 

  • If the object referred to is clear in the sentence, then quantifiers can be used by themselves.
    • Don’t buy any eggs. There are a fewin the fridge.

 

Quantifiers can be categorized as below:

  • The quantifiers that can be used only with plural nouns:
    • both
    • a couple of
    • dozens of
    • hundreds of
    • a number of
    • a great number of
    • a few
    • few
    • quite a few
    • a /the majority of
    • many
    • a minority of
    • several

 

  • The quantifiers that can be used only with uncountables:
    • much
    • a little
    • little
    • quite a little
    • a small amount of
    • a great quantity of
    • a bit of
    • a drop of
    • a large quantity of
    • a great deal of
    • a good deal of

 

  • Those can be used both with plurals and uncountables.
    • some
    • any
    • no
    • all
    • hardly any
    • enough
    • half
    • a lot of
    • lots of
    • loads of
    • more
    • most
    • none of the
    • part of the
    • plenty of
    • the rest of the

 

  • Those that can be used with singular countable nouns:
    • all of the
    • another
    • any of the
    • each
    • either
    • every
    • half of  the
    • neither
    • no
    • none of the
    • the other
    • some of the
    • a /the whole of the