Exercises – Confusing Words

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Exercises

Complete the sentences with less or fewer. Follow the rules.

  1. Michael earns money than me.less + uncountable noun (money)
  2. Elizabeth has twitter followers than me.fewer + countable noun (followers)
  3. You should eat ice cream, it’s not healthy.less + uncountable noun (ice cream)
  4. They have homework than us.less + uncountable noun (homework)
  5. These days, we have problems.fewer + countable noun (problems)

Complete the sentences with fewer or less.

  1. Order pizzas next time.fewer + countable noun (pizzas)
  2. I used oil this time.less + uncountable noun (oil)
  3. They spent time in Greece this year.less + uncountable noun (time)
  4. There were people on the train this morning.fewer + countable noun (people)
  5. cars mean pollution.1. fewer + countable nouns|2. less + uncountable noun (cars)