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


Meaning: a drink made by adding boiling water to dried plant parts
Example sentence: Would you like tea or coffee with your breakfast?


Meaning: one cup of tea, or a particular type of tea
Example sentence: We'll have two teas and a coffee, please.

Test your understanding:

In which sentence is the word "tea" uncountable?
  1. Did anybody at this table order a tea?
  2. We ordered two cups of tea and a coffee.

The grammar of Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable/Uncountable Gapfill Games
Countable/Uncountable Sorting Games

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