Countable and uncountable nouns – grammar exercises. Count nouns and non count nouns in English. Elementary level esl. Countable/Uncountable Nouns – Exercises. display incorrect answers. Exercises . Decide if the sentences are correct or incorrect. There are some chairs and. Exercise where you need to identify the nouns. Countable and Uncountable Nouns Exercise 1 Are these nouns usually countable or uncountable?.

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Countable/Uncountable Nouns – Exercises

Uncountable nouns can be paired with words expressing plural concept. The poor man was arrested for stealing a loaf. Clothes does not have a singular form. Could you pass me ……………………? Even though uncountable nouns are not individual objects, they are always singular and one must always use singular verbs in conjunction with uncountable nouns. We are all eager to increase our knowledge.

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Bread is uncountable in English. Anything that can be counted, whether singular — a dog, a house, a friend, etc. A flash of lightning struck the building. Send this to a friend Your email Recipient email Send Cancel.


Politics is a dirty game. I have spilled some juice on the floor. We say a piece of clothing. Uncountable nouns are not individual objects, so they cannot be counted. I was held up by ………………………. Just tell us who you are to view your results! Six people lost their lives in the accident. In English grammar, countable nouns are individual people, animals, places, things, or ideas which can be counted.

Notice that singular verbs countabkes used with singular countable nouns, while plural verbs are used with plural countable nouns. Fill in the blanks with an appropriate form of the noun. Either could be used here. I have got much work to do. Using these words can make your writing more specific.

How much money do you earn in a week? Could you pass me a cloth? In my opinion, too much mathematics is taught in schools.

The countable equivalent is a flash of lightning. In my opinion, too much mathematics ………………………. Her hair is very curly. Here are some examples of how to format interesting sentences with uncountable nouns. I must buy a piece of clothing.


I have got ………………………… to do. The poor man was arrested for stealing …………………………. Please share this quiz to view your results. To talk about several people doing the same thing or the same thing being done to several people, we normally use the plural form of the noun. Anything that cannot be counted is an uncountable noun. Money is uncountable in English and hence it is used with much.