We use Quantitative Determiners/Quantifiers to describe the quantity of something. You can find the main Quantitative determiners/Quantifiers below: all (of), a lot of (lots of), a number of, enough (of), most (of), none (of)…
- All my friends like drawing.
All of my friends like drawing.
- A lot can happen in a long trip.
Lots of things can happen in a long trip.
- A number of pilots were waiting.
- There isn’t enough red wine for everyone.
There are enough of us to get the group price.
- This plant has the most strawberries.
Most of the students in our university are from France.
- I have three leather jackets, he has none.
None of their children have dark skin.
We use Quantitative Determiners to indicate the quantity of something.
- None (of) (not any, not one or no person);
- A number of (more than two but fewer than many);
- Enough (of) (quantity, quality, or scope that meets requirements, demands, or expectations);
- A lot (of) (a large number in quantity, scale or degree);
- Most (of) (greatest in quantity, scale, or degree, majority);
- All (of) (every one or every thing, the entire amount or number).
We use Determiners to modify nouns. Determiners which indicate the quantity of something are Quantitative Determiners/Quantifiers.
The main quantifiers are: all (of), a lot of (lots of), a number of, enough (of), most (of), none (of)…
— «Most of my friends are rich.» = It shows the quantity of the object.
— «All my troubles seem far away.» = It shows the quantity of the object.
Let’s revise this content within the [Form] section. Take a look at the [Example] section that shows its use within a context.