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production

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

production → uncountable

Meaning: the process of making or growing things

Example sentence: If we can reduce the cost of production, we can sell our products at cheaper prices.

production → countable

Meaning: a film, play, television or radio programme

Example sentence: If a theatre company can take its productions overseas, it can make a lot of money.

Quick Quiz:

In which sentence is the word "production" countable?

a. The production of movies and TV shows employs many people in our city.

b. Many people are employed in movie and TV productions in our city.

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Contributor: Matt Errey