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    He's in bed with flu.

    Hello.

    Definition of flu, Macmillan Online Dictionary: Free American English Dictionary and Thesaurus
    flu
    a very common infectious disease that lasts a short time and makes you feel hot or cold, weak, and tired
    - He's in bed with flu.
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    the flu: I've got the flu.


    Can I say "He's in bed with the flu" and "I've got flu"?

    Thank you.

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    Re: He's in bed with flu.

    Quote Originally Posted by Daruma View Post
    Hello.

    Definition of flu, Macmillan Online Dictionary: Free American English Dictionary and Thesaurus
    flu
    a very common infectious disease that lasts a short time and makes you feel hot or cold, weak, and tired
    - He's in bed with flu.
    - the flu: I've got the flu.

    Can I say "He's in bed with the flu" and "I've got flu"?

    Thank you.
    I always say "the flu". I wouldn't say "I've got flu".

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    Re: He's in bed with flu.

    Quote Originally Posted by PROESL View Post
    I always say "the flu". I wouldn't say "I've got flu".
    can flu be counted?
    does it have a plural like, fever?

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    Re: He's in bed with flu.

    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    can flu be counted?
    does it have a plural like, fever?
    Definition of flu, Macmillan Online Dictionary: Free American English Dictionary and Thesaurus
    Check this page, anupumh.

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    Re: He's in bed with flu.

    Quote Originally Posted by Daruma View Post

    - He's in bed with flu.
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    the flu: I've got the flu.

    - I have got a cold.
    - Authorities say it's possible to have a flu outbreak.
    - You had flu.

    Thank you.

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    Re: He's in bed with flu.

    Quote Originally Posted by anupumh View Post
    can flu be counted?
    does it have a plural like, fever?
    No. It's uncountable.

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