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Grammar - information and contents

This exercise practises different uses of various quantifiers. Read through this text and fill each gap with one of the quantifiers in the list.

any, few, fewer, less, little, lot, many, most, much, no 

The  President of the Students' Union said today that the government had spent (1) ________________ and ________________ on education every year. She called on the Prime Minister to allocate as (2) _______________ money as possible on education in the next budget. She also said that too (3) ________________ students were performing below standards and that the government had done (4) ________________ to improve the situation.

Hardly (5) ________________ children from inner city schools go to university and (6) ________________ of them, about 70%, go (7) ________________ further than school. She added that another problem for students was finance. (8) ________________ students can pay for their university courses and even (9) ________________ can get by without working during term time. A (10) ________________ of them have no choice but to work and study at the same time.

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