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


Meaning: a solid dairy food
Example sentence: Would you like me to put some cheese in the omelette?


Meaning: a particular kind or variety of cheese
Example sentence: Did you try many French cheeses while you were in Paris?

Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "cheese" countable?
  1. Jarlsberg is a semi-soft cheese that's made in Norway.
  2. Norway exports cheese to countries all over the world.

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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