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    Default The indefinite article with uncountable nouns.

    We can say "a tasty juice," "a delicious wine," "a flavorful tea." But can we say "a tasty milk"? I understand that it is about kinds and types of the aforementioned food products...

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    Default Re: The indefinite article with uncountable nouns.

    I guess you can, if you're talking about almond milk, or some TYPE of milk that is tasty. In wine and juice, there are many types to choose from. Most people don't think about milk that way.

    In general, I'd recommend you say "a tasty/delicious/whatever GLASS OF milk" instead.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Default Re: The indefinite article with uncountable nouns.

    Thank you very much!

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