Verwendung bei nichtzählbaren Substantiven
Sowohl some als auch any können vor unzählbaren Substantiven verwendet, vor unzählbaren Substantiven entsprechen sie den deutschen Indefinitivpronomen etwas, ein bisschen.
Beispiele
Would you like to have some milk with your tea?
I'm sorry I don't have any milk at home, so you have to drink your coffee black.
If I had any luck, I would win the lottery.
If we had some more money we could buy the house.
I would like to offer you cake with your tea, but I don't have any.
Here I have a cake, do you want some?