2013-09-10Why wrong:  Homework, like information, is a non-count or mass noun. Mass nouns are used for masses like sand that are too big to count their individual parts.  That means that they can’t be plural or take an indefinite article (a or an means one, which is a number). In French, mass nouns are signified by du, de la or de l’.  For more information, click here.

Correct it: With mass nouns, don’t use indefinite articles (a homework) or try to make them plural (homeworks). “I didn’t do my homework.”.

Are you still planning your goals for 2019?  Make better communication one of them!  Contact Roy and see how proper explanations, practice and coaching can help you reach your full potential!

“I didn’t do my homeworks.”
Tagged on:             

Roy Almaas

Anglaide was founded in 2001 by Roy Almaas, Professional Conversation Coach.

See all posts by royalmaas

“I didn’t do my homeworks.”