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I know it's perfectly grammatical for native speakers to say "I'll have a latte/ a beer / a coke" etc. But is "tea", typically served in a cup, also countable?

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    Sure. I'll have a tea, two coffees, and a Coke. – Jim Mar 22 '18 at 1:55
  • @Jim before you begin to eat? – Kris Mar 22 '18 at 12:15
  • @Kris - The tea before. The Coke during. One coffee to finish and one to go.... ;-p – Jim Mar 22 '18 at 13:48
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"Tea originated in Southwest China, where it was used as a medicinal drink."
uncountable

"I drank 5 teas today."
countable

List of countable and uncountable uses of tea

  • The question is about the drink "typically served in a cup". – Kris Mar 22 '18 at 12:16

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