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    a great deal of ... countable/uncountable noun ?

    Hi all,


    Can "a great deal of" be followed by countable noun?

    Many thanks

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    Re: a great deal of ... countable/uncountable noun ?

    Quote Originally Posted by duiter View Post
    Hi all,


    Can "a great deal of" be followed by countable noun?

    Many thanks
    I would say not.

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    Re: a great deal of ... countable/uncountable noun ?

    You will see amount + plural noun used quite often, though many regard this as non-standard. However, I haven't come across a great deal of + plural noun being used.

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