The basics of french: quantities

USEFUL PHRASES

a plate of   =   une assiette de
a group of   =   une bande de
lots of   =   beaucoup de
a tin or can of; a box of   =   une boîte de
a bowl of   =   un bol de
a mouthful of   =   une bouchée de
a piece of paper   =   un bout de papier
a bottle of   =   une bouteille de
a hundred grammes of   =   cent grammes de
(about) a hundred   =   une centaine de
a spoonful of   =   une cuillerée de
half a litre of beer   =   un demi de bière
half a dozen   =   une demi-douzaine de
half a litre of   =   un demi-litre de
both of them   =   tous (f toutes) les deux
(about) ten   =   une dizaine de
a dozen   =   une douzaine de
loads of   =   une foule de
a kilo of   =   un kilo de
a few kilometres from   =   à quelques kilomètres de
a litre of   =   un litre de
a pound of   =   une livre de
a metre of   =   un mètre de
a few metres from   =   à quelques mètres de
thousands of   =   des milliers de
half of   =   la moitié de
a lump of sugar   =   un morceau de sucre
a piece of cake   =   un morceau de gâteau
a pair of   =   une paire de
a packet of   =   un paquet de
a little   =   un peu de
a pile of   =   une pile de
most (of)   =   la plupart de / des
several   =   plusieurs
a handful of   =   une poignée de
a portion of   =   une portion de
a pot / a tub / a jar of…   =   un pot de …
a lot of, many   =   une quantité de
a quarter of   =   un quart de
a heap of, heaps of   =   un tas de
a cup of   =   une tasse de
a barrel of   =   un tonneau de
a slice of   =   une tranche de
three quarters of   =   trois quarts de
a herd of (cattle); a flock of (sheep)   =   un troupeau de
a glass of   =   un verre de

several hundreds of…   =>   plusieurs centaines de…

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