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    #1

    "While I am working in my study, I always have some kind of background music on".

    "While I am working in my study, I always have some kind of background music on".

    Can we rewrite above as following?

    "While I am working in my study, I always have some kinds of background music on".


    I think 'kind' should be used as 'plural' form, and why do the writer use 'kind' ?

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    Re: "While I am working in my study, I always have some kind of background music on".

    He only has one kind of music on at any one time.

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    Re: "While I am working in my study, I always have some kind of background music on".

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    He only has one kind of music on at any one time.
    Thanks. But why do the writer used 'some' ?
    'some' always means more than one .

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    Re: "While I am working in my study, I always have some kind of background music on".

    Thanks. But why does the writer use 'some'[no space here]?

    'Some' always means more than one[no space here].
    No. it doesn't.

    See definition 1 here.
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