Re: Fewer vs. Less

Subject: Re: Fewer vs. Less
From: "R. SITZE" <rositze -at- NMSU -dot- EDU>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 1997 16:20:36 -0600

Simple guidelines: use fewer with plurals, less with singular nouns.

ex. fewer dollars
less money

RoMay Sitze
rositze -at- nmsu -dot- edu
InSitze in Print
Technical Editing and Design

TECHWR-L (Technical Communication) List Information: To send a message
to 2500+ readers, e-mail to TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU -dot- Send commands
to LISTSERV -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU (e.g. HELP or SIGNOFF TECHWR-L).
Search the archives at http://www.documentation.com/ or search and
browse the archives at http://listserv.okstate.edu/archives/techwr-l.html


Previous by Author: Re: Proposal Process (was Proposal Writers)
Next by Author: Job Search In St.Louis
Previous by Thread: Re: Fewer vs. Less
Next by Thread: Re: Fewer vs. Less


What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads


Sponsored Ads