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    subhajit123 is offline Banned
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    'Any' or 'a': Which one should I use in the context?

    The Nationalist Party has won 25 seats so far. No other party has been able to win a/any seat after several rounds of counting.
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    Re: 'any' or 'a'

    Any

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    Re: 'any' or 'a'

    Either "a" or "any" is possible but after "any" you would need "seats​".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: 'any' or 'a'

    Really, only "a" is possible in the sentence as written. You have to change seat to seats​ if you want to use "any".
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