【 between / among 】人数による使い方の違い(例文あり)

between / among

「〜のあいだに」という場合、between は二人に、among は三人以上に用います。

例文

① She divided the cake between the two.

(ケーキを二人に分けた)

② He divided the money among his three sons.

(その金を三人の息子に分けた)