Quantity means the amount or number of a material or abstract thing. Usually it is not estimated or evaluated by structural measurement. Quantity is a specified or indefinite number or amount. In our daily life we usually talk about quantity, directly or indirectly. Here are the most commonly used expressions for expressing Quantity.
|There are many books to read today|
|There are many…|
|There were so many tourists on the beach|
|There were so many…|
|Many people travel by train|
|Smith had so much work to do|
|Don’t eat too much|
|I like my car too much|
|… too much …|
|George doesn’t drink much tea|
|There was a lot of rain yesterday|
|There’s lots of food in the refrigerator|
|There’s lots of…|
|They need a few coins to buy a ticket|
|… a few …|
| Did you read any horror story?
| Joseph doesn’t want any coffee
| … any …
| Can I have some milk, please?
| It will take some time
| He is fit enough to run daily
| We have enough for the entire family
| … enough …
| Does anyone know him?
| The salary is not sufficient for living expenses
|The rice is sufficient for five guests|
| … sufficient …
|This channel has a large number of viewers|
|… a large number of …|
|There is a large amount of study material|
|… a large amount of …|
| They are a little tired
| The car is too expensive for me
| The car is less expensive for me
| This school is very ideal
| What a big man!