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grammar

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

grammar → uncountable

Meaning: the rules of a language

Example sentence: We need a way of teaching grammar that makes it fun instead of boring.

grammar → countable

Meaning: a book that describes the rules of a language

Example sentence: I found a beautiful old Latin grammar in my grandfather's library.

Quick Quiz:

In which sentence is the word "grammar" countable?

a. I must have lost my French grammar on the bus.

b. Sometimes I study French grammar on the bus.

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Contributor: Matt Errey