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    Default I love wolf. Vs. I love a wolf.

    1. I love a wolf.
    2. I love wolves.
    3. I love wolf.

    Hello teachers,

    I know that sentence 2 is correct but what about 1 and 3?


    Thank you.

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    Default Re: I love wolf. Vs. I love a wolf.

    Quote Originally Posted by sb70012 View Post
    1. I love a wolf.
    2. I love wolves.
    3. I love wolf.
    In #1, you have become emotionally involved with a particular wolf.
    In #3, you love eating wolf-meat.
    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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    Default Re: I love wolf. Vs. I love a wolf.

    If I mean that I love keeping it (I mean an alive wolf) then I should use sentence number 1 right?

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    Default Re: I love wolf. Vs. I love a wolf.

    Quote Originally Posted by sb70012 View Post
    If I mean that I love keeping it (I mean an alive wolf) then I should use sentence number 1 right?
    No. If you had one wolf that you were keeping as a pet, you would say "I love my wolf."

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    Default Re: I love wolf. Vs. I love a wolf.

    What about: I love keeping wolf. I love keeping a wolf.

    Which one is ok?

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    Default Re: I love wolf. Vs. I love a wolf.

    'I love keeping a wolf.'

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