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    Mrs.Almost is offline Newbie
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    Default Countable or uncountable?

    1. The partners in partnerships must make ____ (decision/decisions) about how much time and capital each will contribute.

    2. Partners share ____ (responsibility/respondsibilities) for management and liability.

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    Default Re: Countable or uncountable?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mrs.Almost View Post
    1. The partners in partnerships must make _decisions___ about how much time and capital each will contribute.
    Because there is no 'a' before the blank, you have to choose "decisions".

    2. Partners share __responsibility__ for management and liability.
    In a sentence like this, the noncountable one is better.
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    Default Re: Countable or uncountable?

    Thank for your answer.

    one last question,
    I'd like to know if it's correct to say "make a decision" in #1.

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    Default Re: Countable or uncountable?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mrs.Almost View Post
    Thank for your answer.

    one last question,
    I'd like to know if it's correct to say "make a decision" in #1.
    Yes, it would be correct if the decision about time and capital is one interrelated decision.

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