Bedeutung von "many" - als Fremdsprache


pronoun, quantifier uk us /ˈmeni/

A1 used mainly in negative sentences and questions to mean 'a large number of':

I don't have many clothes.
Were there many cars on the road?
I've got so many things to do this morning.
You've given me too many potatoes (= more than I want).
There aren't as many people here as last year.
how many

A1 used in questions to ask about the number of something:

How many hours a week do you work?
How many do you want?
as many as

used before a number or amount to show that the number or amount is large:

As many as 6000 people may have been infected with the disease.

(Definition von "many" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)