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    Question "information" as noun?

    According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, "information" is a noun. So you can say "the information," but can you also say "an information"? If not, why not?

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    Re: "information" as noun?

    Quote Originally Posted by denim View Post
    According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, "information" is a noun. So you can say "the information," but can you also say "an information"? If not, why not?
    The noun information is a non-count noun, meaning it doesn't need the indefinite article.

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