Intermediate grammar exercise: countable and uncountable nouns

English grammar practice exercise, for intermediate level.

In this exercise you’ll practise using countable and uncountable words.

Exercise instructions

Choose the correct answer to fill the gap in each of the following:

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Some
Some is used with the plural form of countable nouns, and with uncountable nouns. a pen, some pens (countable noun, plural)
some water (uncountable noun)
Some is used in positive sentences. There is some milk in the fridge.
(milk = uncountable noun)
I did some exercises.
(exercises = plural countable noun)
We use some in offers. Would you like some tea?
(tea = uncountable noun)
We use some in requests. Could you give me some advice, please?
(advice = uncountable noun)
Any
We use any with the plural form of countable nouns, and with uncountable nouns. a pen, any pens
(pens = plural countable noun)
any water
(water = uncountable noun)
Any is used in questions. Is there any milk in the fridge?
(milk = uncountable noun)
Any is used in negative sentences. There isn't any milk in the fridge.
(milk = uncountable noun)

2 Comments

  1. Anonymous - September 5, 2016, 6:24 pm Reply

    Is “instructions” countable or uncountable

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