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height

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


uncountable

Meaning: how high something is, or how tall someone is
Example sentence: My son is fourteen, and he's already the same height as me.

countable

Meaning: a high place or position
Example sentence: If I look straight down from a great height, I feel dizzy.


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "height" uncountable?
  1. Ever since I was young, I've had a fear of heights.
  2. It's not the height that scares me, but falling.

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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