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Post time 2006-9-27 17:57:08 |Display all floors
Dear all,

Software is not a countable noun!

You cannot say softwares

It is only ever software :)

I just wanted to stop that Chinglish

Please add some more Chinglish mistakes here and we can help to correct them

Thank you,
Mr G
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Post time 2006-9-27 18:12:27 |Display all floors
Originally posted by tmphgt at 2006-9-27 17:57
Dear all,

Software is not a countable noun!

You cannot say softwares

It is only ever software :)

I just wanted to stop that Chinglish

Please add some more Chinglish mistakes  ...


''Please add some more Chinglish mistakes here ''

Pls do never to the worry, there is the tons of the them for the u to correct. Oh your god!
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Post time 2006-9-27 18:18:50 |Display all floors

Bwahahahahaha!

I know :)

Hence my smiley!!!

Just kill those abused countable nouns!

What to do? How to do? When to do? Where to do?
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Post time 2006-9-27 21:12:45 |Display all floors
Originally posted by tmphgt at 2006-9-27 17:57
Dear all,

Software is not a countable noun!

You cannot say softwares

It is only ever software :)

I just wanted to stop that Chinglish

Please add some more Chinglish mistakes  ...



so would you plz tell me if "smile" is a countable noun?

if it is not, why is it countable here like :)1:)2:)3 right?

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Post time 2006-9-27 21:30:41 |Display all floors

Sure ...

As a noun, smile is countable:

one smile
two smiles

Software is not. You don’t say one software, two softwares

Try some more:

beef
cow
milk

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