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Welcome to the section on countable and uncountable nouns. While native speakers have no trouble using countable and uncountable nouns correctly, second language learners may struggle to remember which nouns are which. Choose one of the 226 worksheets in this section to give your students some extra practice. This worksheet is popular with busy teachers and gives students more practice using many, much, few, and little. It includes some excellent explanations of the material and many practice activities. Some notes are not written in English but you can easily edit those parts to be in your students’ native language. If you do not want to use the entire worksheet, just choose the sections that will be most useful to your students and make a worksheet of your own. This worksheet might not be the best fit for your students so look at the other worksheets on this page to find the one that is. Remember that all the worksheets are free so choose as many as you want.

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GRAMMAR TIP:What Are Count and Non-count Nouns?
In linguistics, a count noun (also countable noun) is a common noun that can be modified by a numeral and that occurs in both singular and plural form, as well as co-occurring with quantificational determiners like every, each, several, etc. A non-count noun (also mass noun or uncountable noun) is a common noun that is best identified by its syntactic properties, and especially in contrast with count nouns. The semantics of mass nouns are highly controversial. In English, mass nouns are characterized by the fact that they cannot be directly modified by a numeral without specifying a unit of measurement, and that they cannot combine with an indefinite article (a or an). Thus, the mass noun "water" is quantified as "20 liters of water" while the count noun "chair" is quantified as "20 chairs." However, mass nouns (like count nouns) can be quantified in relative terms without unit specification (e.g., "much water," "many chairs").
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Movie Worksheet: Countable and Uncountable Nouns Game

Movie Worksheet: Countable and Uncountable Nouns Game

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
This is a worksheet that goes with a game I put together on YouTube on countable and uncountable nouns. The answers are included in the YouTube video. I designed it for elementary and pre-intermed ...
3 Views 4,564 ElemPre-Int
First Semester YLE Level Exam (Cambride Flyers Level)

First Semester YLE Level Exam (Cambride Flyers Level)

Extensive exercises with comparatives and superlatives. It also contins "some" and "any" with questions, negatives and positives. There is some vocabulary related to autumn and places around town. ...
2 Views 4,749 Exam
Second Semester A2 Level Exam

Second Semester A2 Level Exam

This is an exam which includes exercises on sense verbs, countable and uncountable nouns, expressions with "have got", when to use "how much / many / a lot of / lots of / too and enough". It also ...
3 Views 4,251 Exam
Articles: A, An or The?

Articles: A, An or The?

BusyTeacher Contributor
Straightforward exercise to practice the usage and recognition of singular countable nouns along with a, an or the. I have used this exercise a few times after teaching articles. Ask each stu ...
5 Views 9,324 ElemPre-IntInt
A Few/ a Little

A Few/ a Little

BusyTeacher Contributor
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Easy, short gap fill worksheet to introduce quantifiers to ESL. While created for 5th grade, it could be used with a variety of grade levels as part of learning process for "there are, only, a ...
2 Views 3,445 Beg
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Some, Any

Some, Any

Tugba
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1) Look at the picture then complete the following sentences/questions with some or any.2) Turn the following sentences into the negative form. 3) Make questions about the underlined words. 4 ...
5 Views 6,100 Elem
Countable and Uncountable Nouns- Explanation and Activity

Countable and Uncountable Nouns- Explanation and Activity

Lynnea
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A kid-friendly worksheet that explains what countable and uncountable nouns are. There are examples of what both countable and uncountable nouns. It then provides an activity to put their new know ...
4 Views 8,739 Pre-IntInt
Much, Many, a Lot Of

Much, Many, a Lot Of

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Students practice using much, many, a lot of in sentences.
3 Views 7,868 Elem
What Are They Wearing? (for Spanish ESL)

What Are They Wearing? (for Spanish ESL)

Rachel Tattersall
•Countable/Uncountable Nouns, , ,
This worksheet uses present progressive and clothing vocabulary. The communicative purpose is to describe what other people are wearing if students lose a friend or family member in an English spe ...
4 Views 6,200 Beg
Food

Food

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns, ,
This worksheet is appropriate for young learners. It's suitable for reviewing food related vocabulary items. And it's also useful for practicing simple present, count and non-count nouns ...
3 Views 9,030 BegElem
Movie Worksheet: Jamie Oliver's One Cup Pancake (A, An, Some & Any)

Movie Worksheet: Jamie Oliver's One Cup Pancake (A, An, Some & Any)

Afni Yusuff
A, an, some & any with Jamie Oliver's 1 cup pancake with answer key. 1. Task 1: Ss watch the video & fill in the blanks. 2. Task 2: Fill in the blanks with a, an, some, any. 3. Task 3: ...
9 Views 11,261 BegElemPre-IntInt
Some or Any?

Some or Any?

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
This worksheet was made to help students grasp the basic difference between some and any. It contains some graphic explanation of the grammar and rules to be found by the students. A brief gap-fil ...
3 Views 5,571 Pre-IntInt
Some - Any

Some - Any

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
This is a some - any powerpoint presentation designed to teach young learners (movers) . The aim is for students to learn that we use some before plural nouns in affirmative sentences and any befo ...
4 Views 7,072 BegElem
Quantifiers

Quantifiers

Dilley Rocio Angel Eusse
•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
In this worksheet your students have to recognize, analyze and circle the best option for each sentence, taking into a count the right use of the quantifieres, they can work in pairs and then shar ...
5 Views 10,479 BegElem
Quantifiers

Quantifiers

Dilley Rocio Angel Eusse
•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
This workshhet can be very useful for you and your students. They can choose the best options trying to understannd the sentences and applying their previous knowledge. Then you as ...
6 Views 8,500 Elem
Some and Any

Some and Any

Margarita
• » » Countable/Uncountable Nouns
I prepared this presentation for my young students starting to learn determiners 'some' and 'any'. I divided the words into 'I see' and 'I don't see' groups adding the third one with 'I want' defi ...
8 Views 6,902 Elem
Prepositions On, In, At - Review

Prepositions On, In, At - Review

Daniela Gall
•Countable/Uncountable Nouns, , ,
General review of preposittions on in and at. Also there is/are and to be in simple present. These pages can be used not only for beginners but also for elementary classes, created to provide rea ...
10 Views 13,595 BegElem
Cooking a Spanish Recipe

Cooking a Spanish Recipe

Carolina Piñeros
•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
This worksheet is to practice the format of recipes. Students will watch a video on youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8p5UtV4GqY), complete the list of ingredients, translate some cooking ...
6 Views 14,446 ElemPre-IntInt
How Many, Tere Is / There Are

How Many, Tere Is / There Are

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
This power-point presentation is appropriate for teaching and practicing question formation with "How many", "There is and there are", and also it is helpful for reviewing school supplies related ...
9 Views 7,617 BegElem
Countable Nouns (Easy Explanation + Exercises PPT)

Countable Nouns (Easy Explanation + Exercises PPT)

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This is a powerpoint presentation which provides easy and clear explanation of countable and uncountable nouns. In the end, there are interactive exercises. I am sure this activity will clear out ...
14 Views 11,317 Elem
Collective Nouns Memory Cards

Collective Nouns Memory Cards

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns,
Memory game to help students remember collective nouns such as 'stack of plates', 'pack of gum', 'flock of birds' and so on. The cards are pictures only, therefore you should teach the collective ...
6 Views 6,636 Pre-IntInt
Balloon Volleyball

Balloon Volleyball

•Countable/Uncountable Nouns, ,
Balloon volleyball game for elementary students. Consists of a basic description of the game plus some variations and suggestions. The basic game is just to play volleyball with a balloon, and say ...
6 Views 4,724 BegElemPre-Int
Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Benjamin Chapman
•Countable/Uncountable Nouns, ,
A fun ESL grammar exercise worksheet with pictures (food and drinks) for kids to study and practise countable and uncountable nouns. Write C for countable nouns and U for uncountable nouns. Useful ...
20 Views 34,566 BegElem
Quantifiers ( a Lot of, Many, Much)

Quantifiers ( a Lot of, Many, Much)

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This worksheet is appropriate and useful for practicing quantifiers such as: (a lot of, many and much). It contains a short explanation of how we use them in a sentence. This is also useful for pr ...
12 Views 11,312 Elem
Too Many/ Much and Not Enough

Too Many/ Much and Not Enough

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This is a PowerPoint for teaching the grammar of too much/ many and not enough to ESL or EFL learners. It is designed for elementary levels, particularly adults, and it includes a gap-filling acti ...
8 Views 7,834 Elem

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