English as a Second Language/Grammar Questions "LOT"


Hi, what's the difference between "a lot of" and "lots of?"
Thank you.

the only difference between 'a lot of' and 'lots of' consist in the fact that 'lots of' is considered somewhat less formal than 'a lot of'. Otherwise the two expressions can be used interchangeably.
For ex:
a lot of books / lots of books
a lot of questions / lots of questions
a lot of bread / lots of bread
Best regards,
PS - apologies it took a while to get back to you, for some reason all emails I should have received from allexperts were blocked by my internet provider for some reason

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