Last modified on 3 May 2014, at 16:58

how much

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PronunciationEdit

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DeterminerEdit

how much

  1. (interrogative) what quantity
    How much bread do you have?

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AdverbEdit

how much

  1. (interrogative) what is the cost/price
    How much is it?

Usage notesEdit

  • For quantity, it is used with uncountable nouns only. The form used with countable nouns is how many.
  • For cost/price, it can be used for both singular and plural, countable or uncountable. E.g. “How much do they cost?” and “What are the prices?” are implied by asking only “How much?”.

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