Don’t say: Tom has got any wine.
Say: Tom has got some wine.
Don’t say: There aren’t some newspapers on the shelf.
Say: There aren’t any newspapers on the shelf.
! We use some in affirmative sentences (kladné věty) and sometimes in questions Would you like some wine? We use any in negative and question phrases (zápor a otázky).
Use some or any in these sentences.
I bought ______ new CDs in New York.
There aren’t _______ books on the table.
Have you got ______ brothers or sisters?
Did you buy ______ clothes during the winter sale?
Have you got _____ e-mails from your boss this morning?
KEY: 1. some, 2. any, 3. any, 4. any, 5. any