Commenting on developments in the English language
6 thoughts on “Top 20 Countability Errors”
Is papers mistake?
You would not say “Get a paper to write on”, it’s some paper or a piece (or sheet) of paper. But people do talk about papers as in documents (or newspapers).
Please clear my doubt about damages.
And works! Both nouns used every day in certain contexts.
I don’t understand, the words written are errors? I can’t write the plural form of these words?
These words do not take the plural -s. Many are counted as “a piece of..” or ” many types of..”