Tag: countable-nouns

109 Why do we say "I love cake" but "I love cars"? 2017-05-17T17:38:03.803

20 "She speaks an impeccable English" vs "She speaks impeccable English" 2016-08-15T13:22:43.587

13 Singular or plural usage for 'face' in the sentence 2016-09-02T11:36:51.420

10 Understanding, countable or not? 2014-12-16T22:38:25.520

9 Formally can money be in a plural form (monies) or not? 2016-11-16T17:29:52.063

9 Why some countable nouns treated as uncountable? 2018-05-17T04:33:32.327

8 Is 'optimism' countable? 2020-04-13T06:21:45.050

7 Confusion about 'less' and 'fewer' in sentences with countable/uncountable nouns 2015-09-18T10:14:49.403

7 How to distinguish countable and uncountable senses? 2016-03-14T17:19:57.350

7 Is it correct to say "There are 5 hepatitis B viruses in his liver"? 2016-11-02T13:21:53.147

7 Why don't we use "the" before "third gear"? 2017-02-23T20:44:40.987

6 subject-verb agreement with “a hundred” 2014-09-05T13:40:32.120

6 Using "Some" with Singular Countable Nouns 2017-06-12T08:54:50.240

5 Should we say "fruits and vegetables" or "fruit and vegetables"? 2013-10-06T14:18:22.647

5 "much of the sights" or "many of the sights"? 2014-05-29T07:53:18.770

5 Isn't it wrong to use the word "homage" as a countable noun in this book? 2015-10-16T01:40:53.193

5 A noise or any noise(s)? 2016-03-07T17:33:35.337

5 Why is 'for examples' wrong? 2016-10-05T11:52:05.210

4 If 'Social Media' is uncountable and plural, why do we say 'Social media is...'? 2014-10-31T08:58:22.487

4 Any with singular countable nouns in questions 2016-04-27T08:30:51.990

4 So, the sentence "I read book" is wrong, isn't it? 2016-08-19T17:45:20.963

4 Can I say 'that many'? 2016-11-09T19:16:30.470

4 How to use a word when its meaning is both countable & uncountable? 2017-11-15T01:44:14.557

4 Should there be an article before “cell phone”? 2018-05-03T00:03:38.367

4 Using "fashion" countably vs. uncountably: "in (a) timely/similar/dramatic fashion" 2018-07-04T00:44:58.120

4 Is "prose" ever a count noun? 2018-10-07T17:33:07.133

3 "making noise" or "make a noise"? 2014-04-17T10:38:25.440

3 Search of fertile land or lands? 2015-06-19T15:25:53.513

3 A lot of experience or a lot of experiences? 2016-01-10T03:32:09.717

3 Money - Countable or Uncountable noun 2016-04-12T07:34:27.523

3 should it be ice cream or ice creams? 2016-06-09T10:22:36.870

3 Should a kind of determiner be used before the word "unit"? 2016-09-07T06:34:56.950

3 Is 'subject-predicate form' to be used as countable or uncountable noun? 2016-09-18T06:58:34.193

3 "Companies will increase their capacity" or "capacities" 2016-12-27T08:56:42.737

3 beat somebody to 'a' pulp ( why is pulp countable here?) 2016-12-31T06:24:56.123

3 Usage of "much" instead of "many" with countable noun (e.g. Americans) 2017-09-12T17:23:52.003

3 "There is a fog." Is the noun used correctly? 2017-12-28T06:34:26.820

3 no car/ pens, not a car/ a pen/ any pens 2018-01-03T11:57:55.167

3 how much deposit? 2018-04-17T12:22:55.180

3 Isn't "fog" uncountable when referring to a weather phenomenon? 2018-05-10T18:02:53.203

3 ‘A fried rice’, ‘ fried rice’, or ‘ a bowl of fried rice’ 2018-07-20T04:06:19.683

3 How to ‘guess’ if a noun is countable or uncountable? 2018-07-25T05:37:04.183

3 One/Two onion rings? 2018-10-07T19:56:36.407

3 If it's “double” why is it singular? 2018-11-12T07:28:35.430

3 How much shrimps? 2019-04-06T07:30:57.917

3 countable counterpart of "fruit" 2019-05-27T14:46:48.490

3 "worth the effort" vs. "worth the efforts" 2019-06-18T17:13:06.200

2 Listing differnet kinds of an uncoutable noun. Are they countable or uncountable? 2015-07-01T05:14:46.907

2 paddy field - is it countable or uncountable noun? 2015-12-15T14:12:16.337

2 Test question: The {people | peoples} of Europe are white-skinned 2016-02-07T08:11:13.160

2 Software development countable or not? 2016-07-17T15:41:54.497

2 "There was no student" or "There were no students"? Which is correct? 2016-09-06T08:23:38.747

2 Can we say 'a love' in a sentence? 2016-09-25T06:14:07.777

2 Speed (countable / uncountable) 2016-10-01T09:27:54.800

2 Is less votes correct? 2016-11-09T12:03:38.250

2 Are amounts of money singular or plural? 2017-02-15T17:30:45.227

2 what kind of teacher vs what kind of a teacher 2017-04-20T17:27:20.697

2 Countable/ uncountable 2017-05-03T16:49:31.453

2 What is the difference between "a lot of friends" and "lots of friends"? 2017-06-29T10:21:16.567

2 "flood water" or "flood waters" 2018-01-18T10:05:45.647

2 Why can "core" be a plural form of "core"? 2018-05-09T12:56:02.900

2 In the sentence of concern, should I use the plural form of the noun? 2018-05-23T21:41:44.950

2 Conscience - when is it countable noun? 2018-06-12T11:42:44.947

2 “paint”: mass noun vs count noun 2018-06-30T03:17:22.007

2 The countability of "memoir" and "stocktaking" in this sentence 2018-08-14T03:08:29.633

2 "past experience" or "past experiences"? 2018-09-20T04:07:51.807

2 Is "profit" a special case? 2018-10-27T08:17:47.437

2 Neutral accent or a neutral accent (countable or not) 2019-02-17T12:34:42.187

2 Omission of articles before countable nouns 2019-03-01T08:25:36.733

2 "as much as" or "as many as" forty degrees? 2019-04-03T15:43:08.783

2 Is there not much sugar and many candies in the shop? 2019-05-19T05:47:20.600

2 What is the countable version of "Run out of something"? 2019-05-24T14:55:31.840

1 Should it be *foam* or *a foam*? 2015-01-13T08:46:52.217

1 Countable/uncountable “judgement” vs. “evidence” 2015-06-01T17:41:20.683

1 "state" -- when is it a countable or uncountable noun? 2015-06-04T14:34:44.737

1 Should I use "is" or "are" after "conclusion"? 2015-11-09T08:06:58.570

1 a noise or any noise(s) 2016-03-07T09:58:11.933

1 Is "funds" a plural or singular noun? 2016-07-29T22:14:12.480

1 many/much fireworks? 2017-01-29T06:21:43.890

1 Dessert, countable vs uncountable 2017-02-25T14:11:15.060

1 We took three rests on our way to here 2017-03-16T06:15:30.077

1 Do amounts *always* take singular verbs? 2017-05-05T03:09:57.183

1 Is the use of "supermarket" the same as the one of "school / jail / prison / court / church"? 2017-06-05T09:12:04.733

1 Should there be a space between numeral and "pc" or "pcs"? 2017-09-03T06:22:50.520

1 'Level' - no article? With an article? 2017-09-16T23:52:45.720

1 The correct way of using the nouns that are both countable and uncountable 2017-10-04T12:10:06.250

1 Why is mess used with article? 2017-10-22T04:24:53.077

1 Shouldn't it be "sagas and song"? 2018-04-25T14:58:10.573

1 Much problem/much problems? 2018-06-04T12:43:04.767

1 Parent and parents which one is appropriate in following context? 2018-07-29T08:50:16.737

1 "The farthest reach" or "the farthest reaches"? 2018-08-06T04:31:34.500

1 When is "dress" a mass noun? 2018-08-21T21:35:15.520

1 countable and uncountable at the same time. What does that mean? 2018-09-29T15:10:34.497

1 Is the word "news" always singular? 2018-09-30T18:20:21.713

1 as much / many as 2018-11-21T15:03:52.633

1 use of Indefinite Article 2019-01-15T22:53:53.107

1 Is business countable or uncountable? 2019-02-05T08:14:15.137

1 Using 'shame', 'pity', and 'honor' as countable and uncountable nouns 2019-02-14T12:48:26.390

1 Is "bit of oil" countable or uncountable? 2019-03-22T09:09:26.633