the state of having a large supply of sth, especially of what is needed for life
quite a large degree; very
"there was plenty of food for everyone"
"a batch of letters"
"a deal of trouble"
"a lot of money"
"he made a mint on the stock market"
"see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"
"it must have cost plenty"
"a slew of journalists"
"a wad of money"
"Have I eaten enough?"
"I've had plenty, thanks"
The general feeling of plenty in this rich land.
出自： P. S. Buck
误 He has got plenty friends.
正 He has got plenty of friends.
误 My grandfather has plenty money.
正 My grandfather has plenty of money.
误 There are plenty books in our school library.
正 There are plenty of books in our school library.
误 There are plenty of water in the pool.
正 There is plenty of water in the pool.
误 There is plenty of tomatoes on the farm.
正 There are plenty of tomatoes on the farm.
析 plenty of表示“丰富的,大量的”,可以修饰可数名词或不可数名词。plenty of加可数名词作主语时,谓语动词用复数; plenty of加不可数名词时,谓语动词用单数。
误 We don't have plenty to do.
正 We don't have much to do.