Using Words Correctly 2
Make sure you correctly use these commonly confused words:
amount, number: Amount refers to things you can measure but cannot count. Number refers to things you can count.
Good morning, Griffith High School! We have a large number of announcements.
The student council wishes to thank students for the strong amount of support for the charity fund-raiser.
anyone, any one: Anyone is a pronoun meaning "any person at all." Any one refers to a choice of one.
Anyone interested in buying Valentines candy-grams should seek out a member of the choir program.