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    #1

    none of + a plural/singular noun

    None of your sentence (1, 2, 3) work.

    Can NONE OF be followed by a singular noun, please?

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    #2

    Re: none of + a plural/singular noun

    No.

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    #3

    Re: none of + a plural/singular noun

    Quote Originally Posted by Odessa Dawn View Post
    Can NONE OF be followed by a singular noun, please?
    It is not correct in your example. However, with uncountable nouns it is possible.

    None of the cake was eaten.
    None of the cakes were sold.

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    Re: none of + a plural/singular noun

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    It is not correct in your example. However, with uncountable nouns it is possible.
    Fine, but learners need to be aware that uncountable is not the same as singular.

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