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    is influence countable?

    Hello, Teachers.

    Is 'influence' a countable or uncountable noun in the following sentence?

    The spread of internet has (a?) profound influence on educantion and thought.

    Thank you in advance.

    Enydia ^&^

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    Exclamation Re: is influence countable?

    Quote Originally Posted by enydia View Post
    Hello, Teachers.

    Is 'influence' a countable or uncountable noun in the following sentence?

    The spread of internet has (a?) profound influence on educantion and thought.

    Thank you in advance.

    Enydia ^&^

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    It is both. In above sentence "influence" is used as uncountable.
    Examples of countable: Environmental Influences play an important role in Child Development.
    Last edited by sarat_106; 18-Sep-2008 at 14:20.

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