§4.4 Quantifiers

§2.4 Quantifiers
much, many, a lot of, few, little, a few, a little
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Lesson duration is: 50 min

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§2.4 Quantifiers
much, many, a lot of, few, little, a few, a little

Slide 1 -Slide

Veel
Positieve zinnen (+)
• Much = Ontelbaar (formeel) --> I have much experience with this topic so I think I will be a good fit for this company.
• Many = Telbaar (formeel) --> I am in the possession of many qualities that will benefit your business.
• A lot of --> Tom has a lot of friends in his class.

Ontkenningen (-)
• Much = Ontelbaar --> I don't have much time so we need to be quick.
• Many = Telbaar --> There aren't many people in this room that I like.

Vraagzinnen (?)
• Much = Ontelbaar --> How much money do you have in your account?
• Many = Telbaar --> How many subjects do you get taught at school?

Slide 2 -Slide

Weinig
Positieve zinnen
• Few = Telbaar --> I have few pens that write in yellow ink.
• Little = Ontelbaar --> I have little patience for people who are annoying.

Vraagzinnen
• Few = Telbaar --> Did you have few minutes to spare by the end of the test?
• Little = Ontelbaar --> Does your sister have little interest in reading books?

Slide 3 -Slide

Een paar / Een beetje
A few = een paar --> I have a few problems with your solution.

A little = een beetje --> We have a little milk left if you want any.

Slide 4 -Slide

Samenvatting
Positieve zinnen (geen not, geen vraagteken):
Veel = a lot of
Weinig = few (telbaar) / little (niet telbaar)

Ontkenningen (not):
Veel = many (telbaar) / much (niet telbaar)

Vraagzinnen (vraagteken):
Veel = many (telbaar) / much (niet telbaar)
Weinig = few (telbaar) / little (niet telbaar)

A few = een paar
A little = een beetje

Slide 5 -Slide

1 I don't have (veel) friends in this city.
3 There isn't (veel) time left before the movie starts.
4 She has (weinig) books on her shelf.
5 I need (een beetje) information before I can make a decision.
6 We don't have (veel) milk in the refrigerator.
7 There aren't (veel) students in the classroom.
8 He hasn't got (veel) experience in programming.
9 I have (een paar) things to do today.
10 They have (weinig) problems to solve.
11 Is there (een beetje) sugar in the coffee?
12 I have (veel) work to finish before the end of the day.
13 They bought (veel) new furniture for their living room.
14 There aren't  (veel)clouds in the sky today.
15 We only need (een paar) volunteers for the charity event.
1.  many
2. a few
3. much
4. few
5. a little
6. much
7. many
8. much
9. a few
10. few
11. a little
12. a lot of
13. a lot of
14. many
15. a few

Slide 6 -Slide

Exercise 1
Countable (telbaar) or Uncountable (ontelbaar)

sand
A
countable
B
uncountable

money
A
countable
B
uncountable

questions
A
countable
B
uncountable

oxen
A
countable
B
uncountable

oxygen
A
countable
B
uncountable

Slide 12 -Quiz

Exercise 2
Complete the sentence with much, many or a lot of
Type the whole sentence

Slide 14 -Open question

She did not have ............ information about the accident.

Slide 15 -Open question

We did not get ..... exercise.

Slide 16 -Open question

We did not finish ... exercises.

Slide 17 -Open question

Did you have ... injuries?

Slide 18 -Open question

I do not eat ... meat.

Slide 19 -Open question

Have you travelled to .... countries?

Slide 20 -Open question

Was there .... traffic?

Slide 21 -Open question

...... people have laptops now.

Slide 22 -Open question

There was .... room on the bus.

Slide 23 -Open question

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