In this course you will learn the differences between countable and uncountable nouns (CUNs); singular and plural CUNs; use of numbers; use of defining and non-defining articles; using defining phrases with CUNs; using articles to describe quantity and frequency; exceptions to using articles; using people's names; sentences with places, geography and status.
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After completing this course you will be able to:
- Define countable and uncountable nouns and justify why we can't use numbers with uncountable nouns.
- Explain how countable nouns can be singular or plural and why uncountable nouns have only one form.
- Decribe why we use articles with singular countable nouns but not usually with uncountable nouns.
- List examples of using some, any, few and many with plural countable nouns and uncountable nouns.
- Summarize how some nouns can be used as countable and uncountable.
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