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    hi Im from kosovo and please send me a where I can use some and any

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    Re: some any

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered
    hi Im from kosovo and please send me a where I can use some and any
    Hello

    Some:
    quantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns to indicate an unspecified number or quantity; "have some milk"; "some roses were still blooming"; "having some friends over"; "some apples"; "some paper"

    Any:
    Is used in negative statements. Either every little or very great but unspecified; "can't stand any noise"; "could not endure chemotherapy for any length of time"
    One, some, every or all without specification; "give me any peaches you don't want"; "not any milk is left"; "any child would know that"; "pick any card"; "cars can be rented at almost any airport"


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    Re: some any

    'Any' is also used in questions, though 'some' can be used when the answer is expected to be positive.

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