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    #1

    have any/much time, so...

    Hi,

    I don't have ..... time, so I can't help you. Sorry.

    A: much
    B: any

    The key: much

    The source: Headway stop and check.

    I'd like to ask why the second one is incorrect. I think it sounds OK too.

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: have any/much time, so...

    "Any" is possible, but it would probably come with a couple more words. Something like "Sorry, I don't have any time right now."
    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: have any/much time, so...

    I completely agree with you, Ademoglu.

    They're both fine. They do mean slightly different things. It's the difference between "much" and "any."
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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    #4

    Re: have any/much time, so...

    Quote Originally Posted by ademoglu View Post
    The source: Headway Stop and Check.
    Note the correct capitalisation above. I did a Google search but I couldn't find a book with that title. It does, however, appear to be the title of several chapters within Headway text books. If your question is from one of those, please give the title of the actual book, not the chapter.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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