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great deal of

This page is about the collocation great deal of

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

a very large amount of

For example

  • She spent a great deal of time researching her book, so it should be accurate.

  • The Oscar nomination has created a great deal of interest in Joel's film.

Note:
Also "good deal of"

Quick Quiz

They spent a great deal of money furnishing their apartment. They

a. paid way too much for their furniture

b. bought some very expensive furniture

c. got a great deal at a furniture store

Contributor: Matt Errey