A large ____ of tickets were left unsold.
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- Added: November 2003
I'm glad to see no one has voted for 'amount'.
Why not either?
The amount of unsold tickets was .. (singular lump sum) .. similar to the total is...
J-P > Because you're talking about "How many" tickets were left unsold.
It could be either or.