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    Wink FOLLOW PROCEDURE

    Do people uncountably "follow procedure" or countably "follow procedures"?

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    Re: FOLLOW PROCEDURE

    Either is possible.

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    Re: FOLLOW PROCEDURE

    What is the difference between the two?

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    Re: FOLLOW PROCEDURE

    Quote Originally Posted by EverLivingPoet View Post
    What is the difference between the two?
    Not much. I would say that I would use the former when talking long-term, and the latter when talking about the short term.

    All the years I was at school, I followed procedure.
    I followed the procedures (in the instruction book) very carefully, but I still can't get my new TV to work

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