6th Grade English

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I am looking at the subject of no-count nouns. Which says that it does not have a singular or a plural form. The school book gives Paper for an example. But since you can say "papers" which is plural. How can paper be a non-count noun?

  • 6th Grade English -

    Some uses of "paper" consider it a non-count noun. Consider these examples.

    Please put more paper in the printer.

    I like to use paper and pencil for math problems.

    Wrap the gift in the gold paper.

    Most families use napkins made of paper.

  • 6th Grade English -

    what is meant by graphic features and list 6

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