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Noun Countability Quiz

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1. Countable nouns are always things that you can

touch count see
a) touch b) count c) see

2. We use "the" with plural countable nouns

always never sometimes
a) always b) never c) sometimes

3. The nouns hair, noise and time are

countable uncountable both
a) countable b) uncountable c) both

4. "I've got _______ money." Which term does not fit?

some a little a
a) some b) a little c) a

5. Another term for "uncountable noun" is

plural noun mass noun countless noun
a) plural noun b) mass noun c) countless noun

6. The words tip, book and job are all

countable uncountable both
a) countable b) uncountable c) both

7. "There's too much noise in here." In this sentence, "noise" is

countable uncountable plural
a) countable b) uncountable c) plural

8. Where are you most likely to notice the noun "drink" in its countable form?

in a restaurant in a supermarket in an article
a) in a restaurant b) in a supermarket c) in an article

9. When used with uncountable nouns, the words slice, cup and drop are

partial words measure words quality words
a) partial words b) measure words c) quality words

10. A single unit of rice is known as a

gram grain drop
a) gram b) grain c) drop

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