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    Ju is offline Key Member
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    Standards

    May I ask whether "standard" is countable or not because I found the following sentence on the newspaper.

    "He had chosen this school for its high ranking and good English standards."

    Can you help, please.

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    Re: Standards

    It can be countable or uncountable, depending on the context.
    Omit "or not". End a question with a question mark.
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    Re: Standards

    Quote Originally Posted by tedmc View Post
    It can be countable or uncountable, depending on the context.
    This is so often the case.

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    Re: Standards

    Can you tell us where you found that sentence please?

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