Much and many
Much means a lot of. It is used with singular nouns.
- There isnt much food in the house.
- I don&3146;t have much free time.
- You always give me too much trouble.
Before a pronoun, a geographical name or a noun with a determiner, we use much of.
- She does much of her writing at home.
- Much of this region is hilly.
Much can be used without a noun if the meaning is clear.
- You have given me too much. I cant eat it all.
Much can modify comparatives and superlatives.
- I feel much better today.
- This is much the best novel I have read.
Much can also modify adjectives, adverbs and verbs.
- I am much annoyed at his behaviour.
- I don't like mangoes much.
- She likes them very much.
Much and Many
Much is used with singular nouns; many is used with plural nouns.
- I dont have much free time due to the demands of work.
- She didnt eat much breakfast.
- Many children are there in the park today.
- He was among the many visitors to the site.
- Among his many faults is self-importance.
Before a pronoun, a determiner or a geographical name we use many of.
- Many of us thought that he was a fool.
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