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    #1

    only a/one glass of...

    Hi,

    1- My doctor allowed me only a/one glass of beer per day.

    2- I would like to drink a/one cup of coffee.

    3- I want to buy a/one kilo of potatoes.

    I would like to ask if we can use 'one' instead of 'a' in the sentences I have written.

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: only a/one glass of...

    Quote Originally Posted by aysaa View Post
    Hi,

    1- My doctor allowed me only a/one glass of beer per day.

    2- I would like to drink a/one cup of coffee.

    3- I want to buy a/one kilo of potatoes.

    I would like to ask if we can use 'one' instead of 'a' in the sentences I have written.

    Thanks.
    Yes.

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    #3

    Re: only a/one glass of...

    I would only use "one" in the first sentence.

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    #4

    Re: only a/one glass of...

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    I would only use "one" in the first sentence.
    So would I, usually, but I could imagine using it with the others in the right context.

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