another 'any' question

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another 'any' question

Post by navi » Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:25 pm

1) We can't give you anything you want.

Can't this sentence have these two meanings:

a) We can give you none of the things you want.
b) We can't give you just anything you want.

Gratefully,
Navi.
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Re: another 'any' question

Post by Bobinwales » Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:53 pm

Yes. It can have both those meanings.
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Signature: All those years gone to waist!
Bob in Wales

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