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It is a basic question but I really need the answer.

I know that uncountable nouns are always "singular". For example we say: Information is good / Milk is useful.

What happens when I use these words before an uncountable noun? Which one of the following sentences are correct?

A) Some information is ...

B) Some information are ...

C) A lot of information is ...

D) A lot of information are...

E) Many information is ...

F) Many information are...

G) Much information is...

H) Much information are...

I) More information is...

J) More information are...

I used the word "Information" in the previous sentences as an example but I would like to know a general rule.

Thank you very much,

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    Some X and more X are singular or plural depending on whether X is singular or plural. In many X, the subject X must be plural, and in much X it has to be singular/uncountable. – FumbleFingers Reinstate Monica Oct 28 '16 at 17:51
  • Mass, noncount, uncountable nouns are not singular or plural. Only count nouns can be singular or plural. – Alan Carmack Oct 28 '16 at 23:01
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It will always be "is" in this case. The "most", "some", etc. modifiers do not change the singular noun to a plural. Think about it with something more obvious, like "milk".

Most milk is...

Some milk is...

"Many" specifically means "a large number of", therefore it can only be used for a countable noun. Therefore, any sentence beginning with "Many information" is wrong.

If you want to talk about uncountable nouns in plural, you have to change the noun to something countable.

Many cartons of milk are...

Most pieces of information are...

Some sources of information are...

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    "Most milks are pasteurized.", "Some milks are raw." – Peter Oct 28 '16 at 18:25
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    Since you are talking about types of milk, you can pluralize. Some mass nouns are pluralizable in this type of context. I would guess that types of milk is a more standard way of saying it than milks though. See this other Stack question for a discussion: english.stackexchange.com/questions/111357/… – jmartindill Oct 28 '16 at 18:41
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    You could also mention that "Many" is used with a plural, so "many information" is not good English. – James K Oct 28 '16 at 18:57
  • Oh the answer is very useful, Thank you very much, – user2824371 Oct 28 '16 at 22:05

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