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    #1

    some vs any

    What is the difference?
    Why does the first sentence sound more natural?


    (A) Would you like some more tea?
    (B) Would you like any more tea?

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    Re: some vs any

    Quote Originally Posted by doraemonz View Post
    What is the difference?
    Why does the first sentence sound more natural?


    (A) Would you like some more tea?
    (B) Would you like any more tea?
    I don't know, but it is more natural for me also.

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    Re: some vs any

    Quote Originally Posted by doraemonz View Post
    What is the difference?
    Why does the first sentence sound more natural?


    (A) Would you like some more tea?
    (B) Would you like any more tea?
    Possibly because the speaker hopes the answer is yes- at least, it seems more hospitable.

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