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WITH PLURAL COUNTABLE NOUNS

  • scientists are not valued by society

WITH UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS

  • I drink water during the day, but at night I like drinking wine
  • I fell in love when I was in Spain

WITH NAMES OF TOWNS, CITIES, STATES AND MOST COUNTRIES

  • I am going to Madrid next week

WITH CERTAIN PLACES OR SITUATIONS

  • into hospital
  • on deck (of a ship)
  • at home, at work or at school
  • on holiday
  • to church