**1. Are these nouns usually countable or uncountable? Write C (countable) or U (uncountable).**

**1 **beef

**2 **apple

**3 **ham

**4 **grape

**5 **water

**6 **salt

**7 **tomato

**8 **potato

**9 **sugar

**10 ** sandwich

**11 ** fruit

**12 ** bread

**13 ** vegetable

**14 ** pork

**15 ** tuna

##### Answer

**1** U **2** C **3** U **4 **C **5** U **6** U **7** C **8** C **9** U **10** C **11** U

**12** U **13** C **14** U **15** U

**2. Write the plural form of the countable nouns in exercise 1. Add ***-s* or *-es*.

*-s*or

*-es*.

*…apples………..* ……………………. …………………….

……………………. ……………………. …………………….

##### Answer

grapes, tomatoes, potatoes, sandwiches, vegetables

**3. Complete the sentences and questions with ***some* and *any.*

*some*and

*any.*

**1 ** Have we got …………………… milk?

**2 ** There isn’t …………………… sugar in this coffee.

**3 ** There are …………………… apples in the bowl.

**4 ** Is there …………………… ham in the fridge?

**5 ** There’s …………………… meat on your plate.

**6 ** Is there …………………… butter in this sandwich?

**7 ** There are …………………… prawns on this pizza.

**8 ** Are there …………………… carrots in the bag?

##### Answer

**1** any **2** any **3** some **4** any **5** some **6** any **7** some

**8** any

**4. What’s on the table? Write sentences. Use ***There’s some* (+ uncountable noun) or *There are some* (+ plural noun).

*There’s some*(+ uncountable noun) or

*There are some*(+ plural noun).

**1 ** (bread) *There’s some bread.*

**2 ** (ham) ………………………………..

**3 ** (sandwiches) ………………………………..

**4 ** (grapes) ………………………………..

**5 ** (apples) ………………………………..

**6 ** (tomatoes) ………………………………..

**7 ** (milk) ………………………………..

**8 ** (sugar) ………………………………..

##### Answer

**2** There’s some ham. **3** There are some sandwiches.

**4** There are some grapes. **5** There are some apples.

**6** There are some tomatoes. **7** There’s some milk.

**8** There’s some sugar.

**5. Complete the dialogue with ***How much* or *how many*. Then listen and check.

*How much*or

*how many*. Then listen and check.

**Louis ** OK. Let’s make this pizza. **1***…How much……* oil do we need?

**Karen ** We need half a cup of oil.

**Louis ** OK. What else? **2**…………………… flour do we need?

**Karen ** 300 grams.

**Louis ** And **3**…………………… cheese?

**Karen ** 200 grams. We also need tomatoes peppers and ham.

**Louis ** OK. **4**…………………… tomatoes do we need?

**Karen ** We need four.

**Louis ** Good. Here they are. **5**…………………… peppers?

**Karen ** Two red ones.

**Louis ** OK. And finally, **6**…………………… ham do we need?

**Karen ** Three slices.

**Louis ** Great. We’ve got everything we need.

##### Answer

**2** How much **3** how much **4** How many **5** How many

**6** how much

*Transcript*

**Louis ** OK. Let’s make this pizza. How much oil do we need?

**Karen ** We need half a cup of oil.

**Louis ** OK. What else? How much flour do we need?

**Karen ** 300 grams.

**Louis ** And how much cheese?

**Karen ** 200 grams. We also need tomatoes, peppers and ham.

**Louis ** OK. How many tomatoes do we need?

**Karen ** We need four.

**Louis ** Good. Here they are. How many peppers?

**Karen ** Two red ones.

**Louis ** OK. And finally, how much ham do we need?

**Karen ** Three slices.

**Louis ** Great! We’ve got everything we need.

**Challenge!**

**Write the questions. Use How much or How many. Then write true answers.**

**1** books / read / a year?

** ** …………………………………….

** ** …………………………………….

**2** housework / do / a week?

** ** …………………………………….

** ** …………………………………….

**3** exams / have / a month?

** ** …………………………………….

** ** …………………………………….

**4** coffee / drink / a day?

…………………………………….

…………………………………….

##### Answer

**1 ** How many books do you read a year?

**2 ** How much housework do you do a week?

**3 ** How many exams do you have a month?

**4 ** How much coffee do you drink a day?