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    Default mass n and when is it countable

    but what about this

    how to make apple pie
    how to make an apple pie. which one is correct . when is it a mass n and when is it countable

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    Default Re: mass n and when is it countable

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    but what about this

    how to make apple pie
    how to make an apple pie. which one is correct . when is it a mass n and when is it countable
    It is uncountable when it refers to "apple pie" in general. Once one starts to talk about an individual pie or several pies, it is countable.

    In your case, either is correct.

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