Grammar Patterns

the N

The 'dregs' group

These nouns refer to the whole of something or a part of something.
He sipped at the dregs of his tea.
America and Europe want each other to contribute the lion's share.
Caryl invested the proceeds and lost the lot.
  • dregs
  • lion's share
  • lot
  • overflow
  • remainder
  • remains
  • works
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