ANSWERS ACTIVITY 28
Please, study carefully the answers below.
If necessary check Mr. Grammar's explanations again.

1.

Is there a bread left?

 

Is there ANY bread left?
s there SOME bread left?

2.

My kitchen equipment are very old.

 

My kitchen equipment IS very old.

3.

I haven't got some sharp knife.

 

I haven't got A sharp knife.
I haven't got ANY sharp KNIVES.

4.

How many sugars would you like in your coffee?

 

This question is accepted in spoken English and it is correct. Note that sugar and ice can be be cubed and then made countable (spoonfuls of sugar, cubes of sugar, or lumps of sugar). Of course, it refers to an understood measurement of the substance.

However, the question "How MUCH SUGAR would you like in your coffee?" is usually the standard.

5.

There isn't a meat because this is a vegetarian restaurant.

 

There isn't ANY meat because this is a vegetarian restaurant.

6.

Have you got some green tomatos?

 

Have you got some green TOMATOES?
Have you got ANY green TOMATOES?

7.

Can you give me an information about traditional recipes?

 

Can you give me SOME information about traditional recipes?
Can you give me ANY information about traditional recipes?

8.

I broke a teeth eating any peanut.

 

I broke a TOOTH eating A peanut.
I broke a TOOTH eating SOME PEANUTS.
I broke a TOOTH eating PEANUTS.

9.

I'd like to make some cake. I've got some flour, but I haven't got some eggs. Could you go and buy some for me?

 

I'd like to make A cake. I've got some flour, but I haven't got ANY eggs. Could you go and buy some for me?

10.

The news are bad, I'm afraid: the price of a cooking oil has gone up again.

 

The news IS bad, I'm afraid: the price of a cooking oil has gone up again.

 
 

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