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ballet

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


uncountable

Meaning: a style of dancing that tells a story
Example sentence: When I was young, only girls learned ballet.

countable

Meaning: a particular work of classical dance
Example sentence: Swan Lake is one of my favourite ballets.


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "ballet" uncountable?
  1. Our students study both modern dance and classical ballet.
  2. How many of your students are performing in this ballet?

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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