Quantifiers in English

Quantifiers are used at the beginning of noun phrases. They are used to express an amount or a degree of something. They are also used with persons. Quantifiers with countable nouns, quantifiers with uncountable nouns, quantifiers with countable and uncountable nouns;


Quantifiers in English

With Countable Nouns

A majority of

A number of



A large number of

A few


Very few

A great number of


With Uncountable Nouns


A bit

A great deal of

A large quantity of

A large amount of

A little


Very little


With Countable & Uncountable Nouns

Enough, All

More, Most

Less, Least

No, None

Any, Not any

Some, Plenty of

Lots of