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danger

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


uncountable

Meaning: the possibility of something very bad happening
Example sentence: If your life is in danger, run as fast as you can.

countable

Meaning: a person or thing that can harm or kill
Example sentence: The most serious dangers on a hike are bushfires and snakebites.


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "danger" countable?
  1. How much danger are you in when you're fighting a bushfire?
  2. The one danger we always fear is being trapped by the flames.

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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