Much and many

Grammar practice: Much and many

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Much and many

We can use much and many to talk about quantities. We can also use a lot of or lots of.

There aren't many shops in my town.
Do you get much homework?
I've got a lot of games.

How to use them

We usually use a lot of or lots of in positive sentences.

A lot of people were at the party.
There's lots of information on this website.

For things we can count, we use many or a lot of (or lots of) in negative sentences and questions.

He doesn't have many books.
Do you have a lot of friends?

For things we can't count, we use much or a lot of (or lots of) in negative sentences and questions.

I haven't got a lot of money.
Do you drink much milk?

To ask about quantities, we use how many for things we can count and how much for things we can't count.

How many sweets are there?
How much water would you like?

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Submitted by ThoughtfulGem100 on Fri, 31/01/2020 - 15:25

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Those many mice Ate very much rice And a lot of chocolates "Mars". They said, "It's nice To eat so much rice And so many chocolate bars!"

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