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Confusing Words

Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.
21.Dec 2014:

much and many

Much and many are mainly used in questions and negative sentences to mean 'a large number of'. There are, of course, alternatives to “a lot of” / “lots of”, depending on the context: “ a great deal of”, “large amounts of”, etc.

QUESTIONS

How much ....? + uncountable nouns

Examples:

How much sugar do you take in your coffee?

How much money do you want for this?

Do you have much work to do?

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How many ....? + countable nouns

Examples:

How many students are there in each class?

How many people are you expecting?

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NEGATIVE SENTENCES

Examples:

He doesn’t earn much money. (money => uncountable)

Not many people have heard of her. (people => countable)

Barbara doesn’t have many friends.





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