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Which is correct The house is built of bricks or The house is built of brick?

Answer

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09/14/2013

"The house is built of bricks." is correct; the noun brick is a countable noun.

The second one could be rewritten: "The house is a brick house." (brick as an attributive noun describing the noun house) or "The house is brick." (brick as the substance of which the house is made).