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Here you are going to learn about countable and noncountable nouns.

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  1. 1. UNIVERSIDAD ESPECIALIZADA DE LAS AMÉRICAS ENGLISH I
  2. 2. Cherries Salmon Pork Yogurt Pineapple Tuna Duck Butter Lemons Crab Turkey Dairy Fruit Seafood Meat and poultry
  3. 3. <ul><li>COUNTABLE / UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS </li></ul><ul><li>In connection with much / many people often speak of countable nouns and uncountable nouns . </li></ul><ul><li>Countable nouns have a singular and a plural form. In plural, these nouns can be used with a number (that's why they are called 'countable nouns'). Countable nouns take many . Example: 100 friends – many friends </li></ul><ul><li>Uncountable nouns can only be used in singular. These nouns cannot be used with a number (that's why they are called 'uncountable nouns'). Uncountable nouns take much . Example: 100 money – much money </li></ul><ul><li>Note: Of course you can count money – but then you would name the currency and say that you have got 5 euro (but not „5 money“). </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>COUNTABLE </li></ul><ul><li>people </li></ul><ul><li>cups </li></ul><ul><li>books </li></ul><ul><li>newspapers </li></ul><ul><li>chairs </li></ul><ul><li>shoes </li></ul><ul><li>Euros </li></ul><ul><li>UNCOUNTABLE </li></ul><ul><li>money </li></ul><ul><li>traffic </li></ul><ul><li>paper </li></ul><ul><li>time </li></ul><ul><li>coffee </li></ul><ul><li>food </li></ul>
  5. 5. FOR EXAMPLE: HOW MANY CUPS OF COFFEE DO YOU DRINK? HOW MANY ....? = COUNTABLE NOUNS FOR EXAMPLE: HOW MUCH COFFEE DO YOU DRINK? HOW MUCH ....? = UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS

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