The noun "nature" can be both countable and uncountable.
Meaning: all living things and the habitats that sustain them
Example sentence: I want my kids to enjoy the beauty of nature, so we're going camping in the forest.
Meaning: the basic character of a person or an animal, or a basic feature of something
Example sentence: An animal like a deer can have a very shy nature, while animals like monkeys can have very lively natures.
Test your understanding:
- Charles Darwin must have been curious about nature.
- Charles Darwin must have had a very curious nature.