Countable - Uncountable nouns
The plural of nouns
words – part 58
DEBAR / DISBAR
He was from the club for unacceptable
guilty by the tribunal, he could be
from practising law in the country.
going to Eton and Oxford be seen to
a person from being elected as a Prime Minister?
police and expert witnesses should be charged and lawyers or otherwise disciplined.
DINER / DINNER
you like to have with
us?" "No thanks, I've already had some."
always a few at the
restaurant, but whenever I go, more than 70 per cent of the seats are empty.
formal including haggis the
mayor talked about his hopes for the town.
It was a social
ritual that defined the , the
restaurant and the city they inhabited.
What me is that magazine articles
are so much shorter nowadays.
are violent and may younger
She was not because she knew the
warden called in every day.
about him, dreams so vivid that they
me for days.
ENSURE / INSURE
household goods are against accidental damage.
The role of
the police is to that the law
We must that tourism develops in harmony
with the environment.
refused to us because they said we're too old.
EXCEPT / EXEMPT
been unable to say where she was
that it was wooded.
shouldn't others to do your
work for you.
businesses are from the tax
your captain speaking. We to
be landing at London Heathrow in an hour's time.
government has few options to
keep interest rates high.
His age him from conscription, but he
had enlisted anyway.
FAIR / FARE
workers will badly under this
rated on a scale of poor, , good
foreign currency to cover incidentals like the taxi to your hotel.
claimed that the election had been ,
but really it was a sham.
it's to say that you've done
less of the work than I have.
We went by bus to the in Camden town. The bus is
not very expensive.
FLAW / FLOOR
There was a with the way the carpet had been laid on the .
chairman said that he would now take questions from the .
The only in his character seems to be a
took the to denounce the
decision to suspend constitutional rule.
were engaged in a franticfrenetic all-night
effort to reach the survivors before their supply of air ran out.
of franticfrenetic activity, the job was
earth have you been? We've been franticfrenetic
There was franticfrenetic trading on the Stock Exchange
GROAN / GROWN
Most of the
produce sold in the market is
by peasant farmers.
at the piles of dirty dishes and gave a
A went up from around the office
when the electricity went off.
like to see a man in tears.
let out a when she realized her child was now fully
and off to college.
HEW / HUE
builders knew how to underground
chambers without support, and they are still standing.
was simple or complex, and each had its own , and shade.
A girl is
regarded as grown up when she can cultivate food gardens, wood, carry water, and look after her family.
been a great and cry about the
council's plans to close the school.