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    enjoy cities, sea and song

    The Call of Croatia
    Enjoy cities, sea and song

    Hi,
    The above is a title of an article from an English magazine for high school kids here. I wonder why it's not enjoy cities, seas and songs. Is it grammatically wrong? Thanks.

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    Re: enjoy cities, sea and song

    I consider it grammatical because 'sea' and 'song' can be uncountable.
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    Re: enjoy cities, sea and song

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    I consider it grammatical because 'sea' and 'song' can be uncountable.
    Thanks, Matthew, for your reply.
    Yes, maybe it's grammatical but it's rhetorically unbalanced. So, why is it not "enjoy cities, seas, and songs?"

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    Re: enjoy cities, sea and song

    Because Croata hasn't got 'seas' (plural as far as I know. Uncountable 'song' suggests music and singing, rather more picturesque than a number of songs.

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