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    A large amount vs large amounts

    When do we use "a large amount" and when do we use "large amounts"?

    Thanks.

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    Re: A large amount vs large amounts

    Do you have any sentences for us to comment on?

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    Re: A large amount vs large amounts

    You're an English teacher. How do you teach this subject to your students?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: A large amount vs large amounts

    Mike,

    I don't have any sentences at hand. I'm assuming you asked that because certain sentences would fit one phrase and others the other phrase. Maybe you could comment on this and give me some examples if possible. Thanks.

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    Re: A large amount vs large amounts

    It is quite an unwritten rule on this forum that the OP instead of the respondents should give example sentences.

    Not a teacher.

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    Re: A large amount vs large amounts

    I'll give you a hint. "A large amount" is singular; "large amounts" is plural. Can you take it from there?

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