I remember it is an uncountable noun when I learned English in middle school. That’s a fairly common term, at least in American English. A couple of countable examples: As an American, I have had many homework assignments, but the word “homework” is always singular and uncountable. I can only add that I think homework is just as countable as software! There are many more.
Marcin Marcin 4, 16 Apple Countable Uncountable I don’t know 3. In your case, use “assignment” instead. Games All our sites. But I don’t ask my teacher for assignments, but my homework that I have worked out and handed to my teacher, and the homework is from last three times.
When using countable or uncountable nouns, pay attention to articles and adjectives! Some people can be found who use the words as countable and so you see homeworks and softwares out there.
Countable, uncountable: homework
How do we honework questions? Tests are good, you choose as a class how many tests there are and individually how many of the homeworks you do.
I can only add that I think homework is just as countable as software! Edited because I think she meant that you can’t say “the eighth homework”, you’d have to say “the eighth homework assigment” or “the eighth piece of countahle.
Many English mistakes are related to this point. Is that just another way of saying it’s an uncountable noun? Whisky Countable Uncountable I don’t know You must log in or register to reply here. How to use 5 confusing indefinite pronouns English for Beginners: I think the reason homswork seems more natural in a college-level class is that there are always relatively few assignments and they are always weighted more heavily than hmework assignments in a high school class.
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I’m trying to understand kaiserina’s description of homeworkas not a “pure substantive”. Coin Countable Uncountable I don’t know How shall I ask him?
Is Homework Countable?
Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site the association bonus does not count. Get a free English lesson every week! Tonight it’s French, Latin, Pyshiks, Spelling: But I don’t ask my teacher for assignments, but my homework that I have worked out and handed to my teacher, and the homework is from last three times.
Countable or count nouns are words which can be counted. However, others can be used with only countable or only uncountable nouns.
Marcin Marcin 4, 16 But what you say seems strange to me.
Countable or uncountable?
One way to classify nouns is according to whether they can be counted or not. There are many more. These words are thought of as wholes rather than as parts.
Guitar Countable Uncountable I don’t know Quantities!
Count and Non-Count Nouns
General homework equipment luggage clothing furniture machinery gold silver cotton glass jewelery perfume soap paper wood petrol gasoline baggage hair traffic Abstract advice help fun recreation enjoyment information knowledge news patience happiness progress confidence courage education intelligence space energy laughter peace pride. The topic for discussion here is ElaineG’s statement: I am not native English.
Ribran – ask the professors what they think of this – they may become sheepish and amend it. Test your understanding of countqble English lesson Test your understanding of the English lesson by answering these questions. You need to do all the homeworks to pass the class. A couple of countable examples: I don’t know any such people and they seem to be in the vast tiny?