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amount–number: Use amount when referring to items in bulk. Use number for individual items. Based on this entry from a book on English usage, which sentence is written correctly? A. Mr. Pittman composted a large number of grass clippings in the backyard. B. Devra sorted through a huge amount of trash to find her missing glasses. C. Ms. Schmidt collected a significant amount of books for the school library drive. D. Timothy was surprised to learn of the gigantic number of debt owed by the federal government.
Devra sorted through a huge amount of trash to find her missing glasses. -is correct, as we use "amount" when referring to items in bulk.
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Devra sorted through a huge amount of trash to find her missing glasses. -is correct, as we use "amount" when referring to items in bulk.
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