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time

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

time → uncountable

Meaning: duration as measured by clocks

Example sentence: I spend too much time working, and not enough time with my family.

time → countable

Meaning: a particular occasion or time when something happened

Example sentence: How many times have you been to Japan?

Quick Quiz:

In which sentence is the word "time" countable?

a. When was the last time you failed an exam?

b. You didn't spend enough time studying, did you?

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Contributor: Matt Errey