Homework is work that school pupils are given to do at home. You say that pupils ‘do homework’. You don’t say that they `
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Homework is an uncountable noun.
Housework is work such as cleaning or washing that is done in a house.
She relied on us to do most of the housework.
Housework is an uncountable noun.
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