few X little

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I understand the difference among few / a few X little / a little.

But when it comes to plural uncountable words such as clothes?

- Do I say:

a) I have only a few clothes.

b) I have only a few pieces/articles of clothing. ?

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You can't say I have only a few clothes, but you can say I have only a few articles of clothing. You can say you have some clothes or that you don't have much to wear. You can also say you don't have much clothing.

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& I've few things = not very many. ;-(
 
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