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How do you use a lot?
A lot of and lots of can both be used with plural countable nouns and with singular uncountable nouns for affirmatives, negatives, and questions: We’ve got lots of things to do. That’s a lot of money. There weren’t a lot of choices.
Is more plenty correct?
They can be placed before singular or plural countable and uncountable nouns. Although lots and plenty are acceptable in academic writing, their usage is considered to be informal. In formal academic writing, it is more appropriate to use many, much, and more.
Which is correct lot of people or lots of people?
a lot of and lots of have the same meaning: they both mean a large amount or number of people or things. They are both used before countable nouns and uncountable nouns: with countable nouns: A lot of people went to the game.
Is lots of correct grammar?
A lot of and lots of are common in spoken English and sound quite informal. Lots of is slightly more informal than a lot of. In more formal spoken and written English, we often use many, much, plenty, a large number of and a large amount of.
What is the different between many and plenty?
Plenty is the right amount. Many is more than the amount.
What is the plural form of milk?
The noun milk can be countable or uncountable. In more general, commonly used, contexts, the plural form will also be milk. However, in more specific contexts, the plural form can also be milks e.g. in reference to various types of milks or a collection of milks.
When do you use the word Plenty in a sentence?
c)Plenty of = More than enough. There’s no need to hurry. We’ve got plenty of time (more than enough) We have plenty of ideas (more than enough) There is plenty of food here (more than enough) As you can see here, it is used with uncountables, and plural nouns.
What is the meaning of lots and plenty?
Lots and Plenty. Lots and plenty are called quantifiers because they describe the quantity of the noun in a sentence. A lot of or lots of can signify a large measure or quantity of a noun, whereas plenty and plenty of signifies enough and more of a noun. I have lots of peanut butter left in this jar. This thermos can hold plenty of tea.
When to use the plural form of plenties?
Answer. In more general, commonly used, contexts, the plural form will also be plenty . However, in more specific contexts, the plural form can also be plenties e.g. in reference to various types of plenties or a collection of plenties.
Do you mean lots of time or plenty of time?
Lots of time is needed to learn a language. Plenty of means ‘ enough and more ’. It is used before singular uncountable and plural nouns. There is plenty of time.