The Other “F” Word

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The word “less” should be used with singular nouns (less water, less salt) and “fewer” should be used with plural nouns (fewer books, fewer followers).

There is an exception to the rule, though. When an amount of money or a period of time or a distance is used as one unit, it works as a singular word.

Nika Paradis is an introvert bravely spreading her wisdom on self-development, writing, and reflexology. All her stories are based on her life experience.

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