" 년도에 음식이 많이 없었어요."

Translation:There was not a lot of food that year.

December 21, 2017

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그 년에 음식이 많지 않았다/음식이 안 많았다. or even better, 그 년에 음식이 적었다. 많이 implies a large degree of. 있다/없다 corresponds to the state of existence. Either something exists or doesn't exist. Nothing exists halfway, a little bit, or a lot. 많다 means "to be plentiful" and 적다 means the exact opposite. Note that I'm using the plain form, 해라체, but you can change the speech level to match the environment.

September 27, 2018

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그 年度에 飲食이 많이 없었어요.

December 21, 2017
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