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CATEGORIES OF UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS

WHOLE GROUPS MADEOF SIMILAR ITEMS | baggage, clothing, equipment, food, fruit, furniture, garbage, hardware, jewelry, junk, luggage, machinery, mail,makeup,money/cash/changepostage, scenery, traffic, etc. |
FLUIDS | water, coffee, tea, milk, oil, soup, gasoline, blood, etc.FLUID:Noun:A continuous, amorphous substance whose molecules move freely past oneanother and that has the tendency to assume the shape of its container; a liquid or gas.Adjective: 1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a fluid.2. Readily reshaped; pliable.3. Smooth and flowing;graceful: the fluid motion of a cat.4. a. Changing or tending to change; variable: a fluid situation fraught with uncertainty.b. Characterized by or allowing social mobility: a fluid society. |
SOLIDS |ice, bread, butter, cheese, meat, gold, iron, silver, glass, paper, wood, cotton, wool, etc |
GASES | steam, air, oxygen, nitrogen, smoke, smog, pollution, etc. |
PARTICLES | rice, chalk, corn,dirt, dust, flour, grass, hair, pepper, salt, sand, sugar, wheat, etc. |
ABSTRACTIONS | * beauty, confidence, courage, education, enjoyment, fun, happiness, health, help, honesty, hospitality,importance, intelligence, justice, knowledge, laughter, luck, music, patience, peace, pride, progress, recreation, significance, sleep, truth, violence, wealth, etc. * advice, information, news,evidence, proof, etc. * time, space, energy, etc. * homework, work, etc. * grammar, slang, vocabulary, etc. |
LANGUAGES | Arabic, Chinese, English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, etc |
FIELDSOF STUDY | chemistry, engineering, history, literature, mathematics, psychology, law, medicine, etc. |
RECREATION | baseball, soccer, tennis, chess, bridge, poker, etc. |
ACTIVITIES | driving,studying, swimming, traveling, walking, rambling, etc. |
NATURAL PHENOMENA | weather, dew, fog, hail, humidity, lightning, rain, sleet, snow, thunder, wind, darkness, light, sunshine, electricity,...
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