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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #3102: Some / Any / no...
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    Some / Any / no...

    some, any, no & compound forms


    I) How can I use some, any, no?



     with uncountable nouns & countable nouns - for quantities





     Affirmative clauses: "some".



       Interrogative clauses:

    - some when an affirmative answer is expected - "Can I have some water, please?"

    - any in other cases > "Is there any coffee left?"



        Negative clauses:

    any if there is a negation in the clause

    - no if there is no negation






    II) Compounds:







     somebody, anybody 

     someone, anyone 

     no one / nobody 

     somewhere, anywhere 

     nowhere =




    Anybody can do it. 

         - Anything goes. 

         - Take me anywhere. 




    III) Quantifiers:



    A) Big quantities:


    - much  + uncountable noun:

    Has he got much money? 


    - many + countable nouns:

    Are there many pupils


    - lots of, a lot of, plenty of + countable/uncountable

    There were lots of girls. 

    She had a lot of money. 


    B) Small quantities:


    - a little + uncountable

    Could I have a little wine?


    - a few + countable

    There are a few cars. 


    C) Not enough:


    - little + uncountable

    She's got little money. 


    - few + countable

    Few friends came. 



    D) Too much:


    - too much + uncountable

    He works too much. 


    - too many + countable (plural)

    There were too many cars. 


    E) Surprise


    - so much + uncountable

    They've got so much money! 


    - so many + countable (plural)

    She's got so many books! 


    F) Enough:


    - enough + countable/uncountable

    I have enough money. 
    I have enough books. 


    G) Total:


    - each, every + countable nouns

    every day 

    each day 

    - all + countable nouns

     all pupils 

     all THE pupils

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    1. I'd like cheese and a glass of soda, please.

    2. There isn't milk in the fridge. I'll have to buy some.

    3. Have you seen in this place?

    4. I think you eat too cakes.

    5. I haven't got time, hurry up!

    6. If you don't know the answer, ask else.

    7. I have time to go to the swimming pool, I have too much work.

    8. Peter is here, he arrived days ago.

    9. Did you put sugar in the coffee?

    10. Hello, welcome! Would you like to drink?

    11. What a pity! She's got patience with her son.

    12. 'Where are you going?' / '- I'm staying here.'

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