Nov 29, 2016

UNIT 68 • Countable and uncountable nouns (1)

16 cards
, 75 answers
    ←       back to Contents

  • Choose a noun with the right article. Some of these nouns need ‘a / an’.
    • Jim goes everywhere by  . . . 
      bike
      . He hasn’t got  . . . 
      a car
      .
      • bikean car
      • a bikea car
      • an bikecar

    • Ann was listening to  . . . 
      music
      when I arrived.
      • music
      • a music
      • an music

    • We went to  . . . 
      a very nice restaurant
      last weekend.
      • very nice restaurant
      • a very nice restaurant
      • an very nice restaurant

    • I clean my teeth with  . . . 
      toothpaste
      .
      • toothpaste
      • a toothpaste
      • an toothpaste

    • I use  . . . 
      a toothbrush
      to clean my teeth.
      • toothbrush
      • a toothbrush
      • an toothbrush

    • Can you tell me if there’s  . . . 
      a bank
      near here?
      • bank
      • a bank
      • an bank

    • My brother works for  . . . 
      an insurance company
      in London.
      • insurance company
      • a insurance company
      • an insurance company

    • I don’t like  . . . 
      violence
      .
      • violence
      • a violence
      • an violence

    • Can you smell  . . . 
      paint
      ?
      • paint
      • a paint
      • an paint

    • We need  . . . 
      petrol
      . I hope we come to  . . . 
      a petrol station
      soon.
      • petrolan petrol station
      • a petrola petrol station
      • an petrolpetrol station

    • I wonder if you can help me. I have  . . . 
      a problem
      .
      • problem
      • a problem
      • an problem

    • John has got  . . . 
      an interview
      for  . . . 
      a job
      tomorrow.
      • interviewan job
      • a interviewa job
      • an interviewjob

    • Liz doesn’t usually wear jewellery but yesterday she was wearing  . . . 
      a necklace
      .
      • necklace
      • a necklace
      • an necklace

    • I think volleyball is  . . . 
      a very good game
      .
      • very good game
      • a very good game
      • an very good game

  • Complete the sentences using one of the following words. Use ‘a / an’ where necessary.

    accident       ○      biscuit       ○      blood       ○      coat       ○      decision       ○      electricity       ○      key       ○      letter       ○      moment       ○      question       ○      sugar
    • It wasn’t your fault. It was
      Listen! Can you hear
      I couldn’t get into the house because I didn’t have
      It’s very warm today. Why are you wearing
      Do you take in your coffee?
      Are you hungry? Would you like with your coffee?
      Our lives would be very difficult without
      I didn’t phone them. I wrote instead.
      The heart pumps through the body.
      Excuse me, but can I ask you
      I’m not ready yet. Can you wait please?
      We can’t delay much longer. We have to make soon.

    • Complete the sentences using one of the following words. Sometimes the word needs to be plural (~s).

      air       ○      country       ○      day       ○      friend       ○      meat       ○      language       ○      letter       ○      patience       ○      people       ○      photograph       ○      queue       ○      space
      • I had my camera but I didn’t take many
        There are seven in a week.
        A vegetarian is a person who doesn’t eat
        Outside the cinema there was of people waiting to see the film.
        I’m not very good at writing
        Last night I went out with some of mine.
        There were very few in the shops today. They were almost empty.
        I’m going out for a walk. I need some fresh
        George always wants things quickly. He’s got no
        Do you speak any foreign
        Jane travels a lot. She has been to many
        Our flat is very small. We haven’t got much

      © 2020 DrillPal.com