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QUANTIFIERS

COUNTABLE
()

UNCOUNTABL
E
(
)

AFFIRMATIVE
()
A lot of
Plenty of
Lots of
Many
(
,

too,so,as
)
eg. Many
people
were
injured at
the
accident

A lot of
A great
deal of
Lots of
Plenty of
Much
(

too, so,
as)
eg. Much
is said
about the
President

INTERROGATIVE NEGATIVE
()
()
Many ( , -, -)
+

A lot of
()
eg. Were there a lot of people
at the party?

Much ()+

A lot of
()
eg. I havent got a lot of
money with me

Few +

I have got
few apples,
I cant
make a pie
A few=

I have got
a few
apples; I
can make a
pie

Little+

Ive got
little sugar;
I cant
make a
cake
A little=


Ive got a
little sugar;
I can make
a cake

: How much is this? How much are these?


, .

SOME, ANY, NO

AFFIRMATIVE
Some( ,-,,-,-)
Somebody,
someone=

Something=

Somewhere=

:
Any=

Anything=

Anyone,
anybody=

Anywhere=

.. Anything can
happen in the future
not any

:
No=
No one,
nobody=

Nothing=
Nowhere=

INTERROGATIVE
NEGATIVE

.. Would you like some tea?
Would you like to go somewhere this weekend?

Any=
Anybody, anyone=
Anything=
Anywhere=
, never, hardly,
seldom, rarely, without