Активизируем английский

Активизируем английский

Less/Fewer

  1. Fewer cars on the road; fewer students in class; fewer boys and girls among my friends; fewer people in this town; fewer Russian tourists in Italy this year; fewer tables and chairs in the room; fewer boxes in the warehouse; fewer stars in the sky; fewer planes at the airport; fewer buses in the city centre.
  2. Less tea in the cup; less water in the bottle; less food in the fridge; less money in the pocket; less time left; less smoke after the fire; less and less clean air in cities because of cars; less patience; less importance; less interest; less traffic.
  3. To walk less; to smoke much less than before; to shout less at your students in class; to worry less about such petty things; to sleep less and less because of the forthcoming exams.
  4. You should smoke fewer cigarettes and eat less salt or else you’ll damage your health.
  5. There are fewer cars and therefore less noise in our town now.
  6. I’ve got less money and fewer friends now than I had a year ago. I wonder why.
  7. You should spend less time and money on these computer games.
  8. It was less of a risk than we’d expected .
  9. I’ll be back in less than ten minutes. Wait for me here!
  10. We’re more or less free now, so I think we can go to the cinema (BrE) = We’re more or less free now, so I think we can go to the movies (AmE).
  11. It costs much less to buy things on the Internet.
  12. If the distance is less than 500 metres, then I usually walk.
  13. The more I think about it, the less I’m sure I was right when I told him about it.


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