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    #1

    There's no/there isn't

    1. There's no chair left.
    2. There isn't any chair left.
    3. There isn't a chair left.
    4. There's no single chair left.
    5. There isn't a single chair left.

    Are all correct or 2 is wrong?

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    #2

    Re: There's no/there isn't

    In what context do you want to use these expressions, Irina?

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    #3

    Re: There's no/there isn't

    All the chairs in the garden are gone. Deck chairs.
    I'm talking about it and then analyzing if I said it wrongly.

    Thank you.

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    #4

    Re: There's no/there isn't

    None of them really work for me. "There are no chairs left (in the garden)" is by far the most natural way to say it.

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    #5

    Re: There's no/there isn't

    I agree with bhaisahab's post.

    However, in addition I have heard 4) used in the context of a complaint or exclamation.

    "There isn't a single chair left in the garden!". Where the person expected to find at least one they could use.

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