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    orange juice or an orange juice

    What kind of juice is it?

    1-It's orange juice.
    or
    2- It's an orange juice.

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    Re: orange juice or an orange juice

    Quote Originally Posted by love-you-mom View Post
    What kind of juice is it?

    1-It's orange juice.
    or
    2- It's an orange juice.
    If it is made from oranges, orange juice. I suppose carrot juice could be called an orange (color) juice.

    Orange juice is a mass noun (uncountable). As such, it does not usually take an article. However, these days it is quite common to refer to a serving (glass) of orange juice as "an orange juice".

    To a waitress: I'll have an orange juice.

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    Re: orange juice or an orange juice

    It could be "an orange juice" if it was in some sort of single-serving container as well. But simply "orange juice" would be the most common answer.

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