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delight

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


uncountable

Meaning: a feeling of great happiness
Example sentence: I'll never forget how much delight I felt when I saw the Taj Mahal for the first time.

countable

Meaning: something or someone that makes us happy
Example sentence: The whole family enjoyed the many delights of India while we were there.


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "delight" uncountable?
  1. Justin's friends say he's a cool guy and a delight to be with.
  2. Justin's fans screamed with delight when they saw him.

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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