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    singular or countable nouns

    How can one distinguish between a singular or countable noun since both take an "a" before the word. For example: adjuration in this sentence:

    <an adjuration to check the facts carefully before publishing the exposť on corruption in the statehouse>

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    Re: singular or countable nouns

    Quote Originally Posted by masih.ostad View Post
    How can one distinguish between a singular or countable noun since both take an "a" before the word.
    They don't. uncountable nouns cannot be used with a/an - that's one of their defining features.

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