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    Default Another big confusion

    what is the different between following words. how to use them

    A lot , A lots , Lot of , lots of

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    Default Re: Another big confusion

    I don't think that "A lots" and "Lot of" are correct. I have never seen them before. Now, in regard to the words " A lot and lots of ", I found a comprehensive explanation in another website. But I am new here, and I'm afraid that I might get banned if I put the link.

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    Default Re: Another big confusion

    "Lots of" is pretty informal.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Default Re: Another big confusion

    Quote Originally Posted by english_learn View Post
    what is the differentce between the following words. hHow to do we use them?

    A lot , A lots , Lot of , lots of
    Please give your threads more helpful titiles, english_learn. (A) lot/lots would have been more helpful.

    'A lots' and 'lot of' are not correct. 'lots of' is, as Barb wrote, informal. Use 'a lot of'.

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