Countable Nouns They are nouns that have a plural form. They can be counted separately. Singular a banana , an orange ___________________________________ ( use a + consonant and an + vowel ) Two bananas Plural Three oranges Uncountable Nouns Nouns that don’t have a plural form. sugarUncountable Nouns milk water beef butter coffee
We use units of measurement to count the uncountable nouns:1) a / two bottle (s) of wine2) a / two package (s) of french fries3) a / two pound (s) of tomatoes4) a / two jar (s) of tea5) a / two bar (s) of chocolate6) a / two cup (s) of coffee7) a / two glass (es) of water8) a / two carton (s) of milk9) a / two clove (es) of garlic10) a / two head (s) of lettuceI. - Help Lisa to complete her shopping list: 2 __________________ of milk 3 ___________________of chocolate 6 ___________________ of garlic 9 ___________________ of water 1 ___________________ of wine
Countable Nouns QuestionsHow many tomatoes are there in the cupboard? Is there a banana in the cupboard? Are there any tomatoes in the cupboard? Affirmative sentences There’s a banana in the cupboard There are ( some / many ) tomatoes in the cupboard Negative sentences There aren’t any tomatoes in the cupboard There isn’t any banana in the cupboard.
Uncountable Nouns Questions How much sugar is there? Is there any sugar? Affirmative There’s some sugar Negative There isn`t any sugarII. – Complete the questions: Is there / Are there How much / How manya. ______________ any sugar? a. _____________ milk is there?b. _____________ any bananas? b. ___________ pears are there?c. ______________ any bread? c. _________ bananas are there?d. _______________ any eggs? d. ____________ coffee is there?e. ___________________ wine? e. ________ tomatoes are there?
III. - Doctor Pen is talking to Camila about her diet. Complete the dialog with “any” or “some”:Doctor: Do you eat any bread?Camila: No, I don’t eat any bread.Doctor: It is necessary to eat ______ fruit. Do you drink __________ orange juice at breakfast?Camila: Yes, I drink ____________.Doctor: You have to drink __________ water after every meal , too.Camila: Do I have to eat __________ vegetables?Doctor: Yes , you have to eat a lot of vegetables.Doctor: Do you eat _________ fish?Camila: No , I don’t eat __________ fish.