a little

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Determiner
a little

  1. (indefinite) (singular) (non-count) a small amount
    We've only got a little time, so please be quick.
    I need a little more room here.
    You can do it with a little help from your friends.
    He put a little water into the cup.
    "Would you like some cake?" "Just a little, please."
    Can we talk a little more?
    You're walking a little too slowly.
    I understand only a little of what you say.

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