Econ 479

The Art of Writing, the Science of Economics

Fewer vs. less

As economists, you’ll be using the words “fewer” and “less” with some frequency. (And soon, we hope, you’ll be using “more” and “more than” as well.) Here are some notes on the terms and their differences, courtesy of the New York Times style desk.

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Written by gregorymcnamee

March 1, 2011 at 7:18 pm

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