Less / Few / some


Few / a few is used for countable nouns.

Less / a little – is used for uncountable nouns.

Some is used for both countable and uncountable nouns.


EXAMPLES of correct sentences are .

These are very  few .

This is quite  less.


Can you give me  a few oranges?

Can you give me  some oranges?


Can you give me  a little water?

Can you give me  some water?


Just add  a few drops of milk.

Just add  a little milk.

Just add  some milk.