English version

a good few/many

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha good few/manya good few/manyLOT/LARGE NUMBER OR AMOUNTa fairly large number of things or people I’ve done this a good few times now. A good many people were upset about the new tax. good
Examples from the Corpus
a good few/manyIn time she came to know a good many faces, but none of them were people.She solved some problems, but she created a good few more-many of which Britain is still dealing with today.We shared this house all the years of my childhood, and a good many summers afterward.It was no accident that a good many towns were sited on the borderline between arable farming and pastoral regions.It is likely that a good many valuable stones were destroyed in this way because Pliny was muddling up hardness and toughness.There are a good many variables that may intervene in just this manner.Overall, it took a good many years for the primaries to wrest control from the bosses.It had been a good few years.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day luck out to be lucky