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paper

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


uncountable

Meaning: a material that's used for writing on, printing on, or wrapping things in
Example sentence: We need to put some more paper in the printer.

countable

Meaning: a newspaper
Example sentence: I read the paper every morning while I'm having breakfast.


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "paper" uncountable?
  1. Could you get some toilet paper while you're at the store, please?
  2. Could you get me a paper while you're at the store, please?

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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