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    'a variety of foood' or 'a variety of foods'?

    'a variety of food' or 'a variety of foods'?

    Which is correct?

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    Re: 'a variety of foood' or 'a variety of foods'?

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    'a variety of food' or 'a variety of foods'?

    Which is correct?
    Food/foods are one of several examples of words that, depending on context, can be used as countable or non-countable. So, either could be correct depending on context. For example, "Tacos are a variety of food that originate from Mexico. But there were a variety of foods that were prepared for the fiesta."

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