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The difference between几&多少

i heard when we guess the answer of our question be between 1 to 10 we use 几, & when we guess the answer of our question be more than 10 we use 多少,according that description which one of my questions is correct?please

——你的生日是几月几号?我的生日是11月18号。
——你的生日是多少月多少号?我的生日是11月18号。

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    Wen we use 多少 or 几 to ask questions,the two words are almost the same,but 几 is more simple.And 多少 means very when it is not used to ask question.希望我能帮到你!

    习惯用法是“你的生日是几月几号”,比如问年龄,年纪小的一般会问“你几岁呀?小朋友。”年纪大的会问“你多大年纪了?”

     

    ——你的生日是几月几号?我的生日是11月18号。(对)
    ——你的生日是多少月多少号?我的生日是11月18号。(错)
    一般情况:
    1、数量少(1-9),用“几”,
    2、数量多(10以上),用“多少”
    习惯用法:几点,几月几号,第几,几路车,几楼。

     

    1 if you know the answer should less than 10, then use 几 to ask;
    2 if you know the answer should more than 10 or you don't know how many, then use 多少,ex.
    今天来多少人?(maybe you don't know, maybe you know it should more than 10)
    3 for time description, we usually use 几月几号,but in some area of China, they will use 多少, it's OK. Like north people will ask "今天多少号?”

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