a great deal
- 很多, 大量
- 1. 很多, 大量 spend a great deal of money 花很多的錢 take a great deal of trouble 費很大的事
...大的疑惑 a great number of+可數名詞 a great amount of+不可數名詞 a great deal of+不可數名詞 a lot of又可寫成 lots of，都+可數名詞或不可數名詞...
although she misses it a great deal = although she misses it very much 雖然她非常想念牠 說明: 1) 由於有個...也可能是別的事物. 3) a great deal = very much = quite a lot (這是副詞片語) a great deal of = very many/much = quite a lof of (這是形容詞片語)
根據 Answer.Com 的解答，A Great Deal 可以當副詞(Adverb)用 http://www.answers.com/topic/a-great-deal...