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A number of & THE number of

A number of & THE number of


๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป‍♂️ “A number of” = “many,” so it’s PLURAL: A number of factory workers have fallen ill. ๐Ÿค’


๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป “THE number of” refers to one number or quantity; therefore, it’s SINGULAR: The number of sick factory workers has increased greatly in recent weeks. ๐Ÿค’ 

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This expression is often used when someone does not understand something immediately. 
Ex. Anna was giggling. She was beginning to get the picture.