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accommodation

The noun "accommodation" can be both countable and uncountable.


uncountable

Meaning: a place to live in or stay at
Example sentence: Cheap accommodation is getting difficult to find in this town.

countable

Meaning: an agreement between opposing people or organisations
Example sentence: The fighting stopped after the government and the rebels reached an accommodation.


Note: In American English, the plural noun "accommodations" is used instead of "accommodation" to mean "a place to live in or stay at".


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "accommodation" uncountable?
  1. The workers and the company still haven't reached an accommodation.
  2. Does the company provide any accommodation for the workers?

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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