- I put an explanation with the French. There is probably a better English word, but I don’t know what it would be. The Fijian seems fine, what sort of gloss are you looking for? —Stephen 06:24, 12 April 2007 (UTC)
I believe 'cake' is a mass noun in English.
The plural 'cakes' doesn't exist. Like one can't say 'two coffees', but 'two cups of coffee'.
I've always said 'Two pieces of cake', also 'I'd like some cake' hints at its status as a mass noun. 18.104.22.168 12:37, 22 August 2008 (UTC)
- If you bake a chocolate cake and an angelfood cake, you’ll have two cakes. —Stephen 16:15, 22 August 2008 (UTC)
- A cake can also be a small thing that you don't cut into slices. You can definitely have several of them. SemperBlotto 11:18, 14 November 2011 (UTC)
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Rfv-sense "# To flirt with someone you are attracted to." Thryduulf 18:42, 19 September 2008 (UTC)
trivially easy task
"Slim waist, thick cake, the whole world want a piece"
The cake is a lie...
Should be added to the quotes.
Came across http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/this-is-delicious-cake which has been around since 2014. Wondering if anyone thinks this is notable enough for a page. I believe over time this has resulted in a shortening to simply "cake" along with racial-slang alternative meanings to chocolate cake and rice cake. Difficult to search for examples though. ScratchMarshall (talk) 18:13, 14 February 2018 (UTC)