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    a large/a big number

    I have a large number of pen.
    I have a big number of pen.

    Are these two sentences correct?
    Please help me.

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    Re: a large/a big number

    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
    I have a large number of pen.
    I have a big number of pen.

    Are these two sentences correct?
    Please help me.
    Not pen but pens.
    I'd say: I have a large number of pens.


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    Re: a large/a big number

    Thank you Harry Smith.
    I also say "a large number of" only. But I wonder if I can say "a big number of" as the word big also has the same meaning "large in amount".

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    Re: a large/a big number

    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
    Thank you Harry Smith.
    I also say "a large number of" only. But I wonder if I can say "a big number of" as the word big also has the same meaning "large in amount".
    I think you can say "a big number of" too, as there is no special rule.

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