Fewer or Less: A Formality?
November 26, 2012
What’s wrong with the common phrase “Ten items or less?” LSA English Professor Anne Curzan explains the difference between countable and uncountable nouns, revealing how the words “fewer” and “less” have been battling for hundreds of years.
Video production by Natalie Condon.
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