What is the correct sentence?

I drank just a little coffee.

I drank just a little of coffee.

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  • Scott
    Lv 6
    4 weeks ago
    Favorite Answer

    The first one is correct. In the second sentence, you would say a little bit of coffee

  • Tasm
    Lv 6
    4 weeks ago

    I drank just a little coffee. Is correct, but also I drank just a little of THE coffee is also correct.

  • RP
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    The first is correct. The problem with the second is that "of" isn't necessary or appropriate.

  • I'd go with "I drank just a little of coffee". 

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  • Murzy
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    I drank just a little coffee.

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