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pronunciation

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


uncountable

Meaning: the sounds made when speaking a language or saying a word
Example sentence: She's only been learning English for a year, but her pronunciation is already very good.

countable

Meaning: a particular way of pronouncing a word or a language
Example sentence: Good dictionaries include alternative spellings and alternative pronunciations if they exist.


Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "pronunciation" uncountable?
  1. The pronunciation of a word can be very different in different countries.
  2. A word can have very different pronunciations in different countries.

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