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English Qusetion. Pls help!
She puts a box of ( ) on the table.
The answer is C. cards . Kindly advise the reason. Thanks!
- 藍∮玲Lv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
Corn, ice and salt are uncountable nouns. 玉米，冰和鹽 是 無數名詞。
a piece of corn , 2 pieces of corn
a piece of Ice , 2 pieces of ice
a bag of salt , 2 bags of saltcard is countable noun, so
one card, 2 cards
2010-01-20 14:00:57 補充：
you can write it another way, make sure NO "s" is added to either corn, ice or salt.
2 boxes of corn
2 boxes of ice
2 boxes of salt
2 boxes of cards
2010-01-20 19:40:13 補充：
yes. Ices(冰淇淋), corns(穀粒;胡椒籽) are countable nouns , so we can write it as
a box of ices.(冰淇淋)
a bag of corns(穀粒;胡椒的籽)
a number of corns(雞眼)
but NOT salts(鹽類)
salts means different kinds of salts.
it is correct to write it as:
2 boxes of smelling salts(嗅鹽;阿摩尼亞)
please confirm them with your teacher.Source(s): :):), :):), :):)
- Anonymous1 decade ago
A B D 不應有 s，所以不能成為對的答案
此外，文意方面， A B D 一般不用box
- 1 decade ago
that's becoz ice, corn, salt are all uncountable nouns...
only card is countable.
that means "s" cannot be added after the noun
B. corns 全部都係唔加s,但他又加s,所以錯。答案係C.cards
2010-01-20 18:46:13 補充：
a,b,d 都是不可數名詞Source(s): me
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其實應該係"a stack of cards"先啱...
- JenkinLv 71 decade ago
- sik-hungLv 61 decade ago
放 [ 任何東西 ] 在盒內都可以的. 沒規定是C. cards.的.
2010-01-20 18:14:05 補充：
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