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This page is about the noun "cheese", which can be both countable and uncountable

cheese → uncountable

Meaning: a solid dairy food

Example sentence: Would you like me to put some cheese in the omelette?

cheese → countable

Meaning: a particular kind or variety of cheese

Example sentence: Did you try many French cheeses while you were in Paris?

Quick Quiz:

In which sentence is the word "cheese" countable?

a. Jarlsberg is a semi-soft cheese that's made in Norway.

b. Norway exports cheese to countries all over the world.

Contributor: Matt Errey