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Countable nouns are presented as count nouns in subject literature, and uncountable nouns are viewed as mass nouns (see Jespersen 1924 for mass words), whose category membership "depends partly on the inherent properties of their referents and partly on cultural usage" (Koptjevskaja-Tamm 2004: 1069).
In Polish, bagaz 'luggage' and mebel 'furniture' denote discrete entities, consequently, bagaz SG, bagaze PL and mebel SG, meble PL are countable nouns. In the English language, the categories luggage and furniture appear schematic in relation to suitcase and chair respectively.
It is used as a uncountable as well as countable noun, the ratio being 5:6 in the corpus as a whole.
5.3.1 The instances of advice used as a countable noun are:
As a singular countable noun, the wordbasis requires that article.
The expressions few and a few are used for countable nouns. Few is to countable nouns what little is to uncountable nouns.
As far as the marking of number is concerned, nouns--traditionally --could be classified as countable nouns and uncountable nouns.
someone's heart-head problem since they have (countable nouns here)
* a(n) can still only be used--like one--with countable nouns;
However, few and a few are used for countable nouns. Please note that a few is to countable nouns what a little is to uncountable nouns; few is to countable nouns what little is to uncountable nouns.