# Are fruit and vegetables countable or uncountable nouns?

Mar 24, 2018

They are countable nouns.

#### Explanation:

Countable and uncountable nouns are are different because:

• Countable nouns are nouns that are able to be counted. They usually have a plural form.
$\rightarrow$Examples: cat/cats, suitcase/suitcases, pencil/pencils...

• Uncountable nouns are nouns that not able to be counted. They usually do not have a plural form.
$\rightarrow$Examples: rain, earth, wine

Fruit and vegetables are able to be counted - and they have a plural form, so they are countable nouns.