determiner & pronoun
- 1 [usually with negative or in questions] used to refer to one or some of a thing or number of things, no matter how much or how many: [as determiner]:I don’t have any choice do you have any tips to pass on? [as pronoun]:someone asked him for a match, but Joe didn’t have any you don’t know any of my friends
adverb[usually with negative or in questions, as submodifier]
When used as a pronoun any can be used with either a singular or a plural verb, depending on the context: we needed more sugar but there wasn’t any left (singular verb) or are any of the new videos available? (plural verb).