few vs. fewer vs. little vs. less – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Few (fewer)

Definition:

A small but indefinite number (a quantifier that can be used with countable nouns and is often preceded by 'a')

Examples:

a few weeks ago

VS.

Little (less)

Definition:

Limited or below average in number or quantity or size or extent

Examples:

a little dining room

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