There are countable and uncountable nouns in English.
Most of the nouns are countable. You can combine them with numbers, e.g one, two or three. Here is an example:
These nouns can't be combined with numbers. Here is an example:
If you want to express a quantity, you have to use a special phrase e.g. a glass of water.
Some nouns can be either countable or uncountable. We recommend to use a good dictionary. Here is an example - hair - hairs
You have some hairs on your T-shirt. (There might be 5 or 6 of them.)
Your hair looks lovely. (Here you think of the hairstyle.)