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I'd like to know that whether we can use the uncountable word like plural noun.

For example, I want to delete these data in my folder.

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SwampFor example, I want to delete these data in my folder.

For example, I want to delete the data in my folder.

Besides, that is not good usage of the word "data."

This is correct usage:

For example, I want to delete the files / documents in my folder.

The data we collected in the survey is not longer needed and will be deleted from our files.

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SwampI'd like to know that whether we can use the uncountable word like plural noun.

Yes, but if you do, it is no longer uncountable. The word "data" has traveled a rocky road. It is the Latin plural of "datum", an item of information, which you never see any more outside of scholarly or technical writing. Since we never see the singular, the plural seems mighty odd. Best stick with uncountable data in general writing, but be aware that some styles require that "data/datum" be handled in a particular way, as in the sciences.

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Thank you for your kind advice.

This is very important answer for me.

Thanks!

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