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Meaning of gallon #1 (permalink) Fri Feb 24, 2006 9:00 am   Meaning of gallon
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #80 "Some, any, few, little", question 8

How many gallons of water did you bring for the trip? I just have ......... gallons.

(a) much
(b) any
(c) a little
(d) a few

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #80 "Some, any, few, little", answer 8

How many gallons of water did you bring for the trip? I just have a few gallons.

Correct answer: (d) a few
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Gallon #2 (permalink) Fri Feb 24, 2006 9:48 am   Gallon
 

Hi,

Gallon is a measurement of liquid = 4.56 litres.

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Meaning of gallon #3 (permalink) Tue Oct 26, 2010 0:38 am   Meaning of gallon
 

Hello everyone,

Just a question: can't you use "a little" with a plural noun?

Thanks in advance :-)
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Meaning of gallon #4 (permalink) Tue Oct 26, 2010 8:41 am   Meaning of gallon
 

Mr Francis wrote:
Hello everyone,

Just a question: can't you use "a little" with a plural noun?

Thanks in advance :-)

HI,

'A little' as an amount suggests 'not much' and would not connect with words in the plural.

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