Questions tagged with articles

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Appropriate use of 'the' as a definite article.
I was wondering if you could help me? I was asked a question by a foreign friend in regards to ...
Using the Articles preposistion 0 votes, asked 8 hours ago by Daniel Haper
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Why is the indefinite article used with a noun in plural?
James Brown's song "It's A Man's, Man's, Man's World" : "Man thinks about a little bit of baby girls and ...
indefinite article Articles 0 votes, asked Jan 30 by Victoria Simakova
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Should parallelism extend to articles in a list?
This is the sentence I am struggling with: I want to be a doctor, lawyer, engineer, scientist, or a programmer. ...
Parallelism Articles list +1 vote, asked Jan 28 by Julie
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"has a value of"---why the indefinite article?
Look at the following examples. Note the indefinite artice; the question is, why is it indefinite rather than definite? The ...
Articles +1 vote, edited Jan 18 by linguisticturn
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The articles
Please help me to explain why some has the "a" article and some not? Thank you. I've got a cold. ...
Articles +1 vote, asked Dec 16 '15 by Shining
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There is a text about a famous footballer Pele with a sentence in the end: .... ( because of all ...
Articles +1 vote, edited Nov 29 '15 by Rita
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Why 'berieved' is preceeded by 'the'?
Why 'berieved' is preceeded by 'the'? Could you, please, explain it in terms of grammar? Thank you.
Articles +1 vote, asked Oct 11 '15 by student2210
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I feel confused when try to learn article
I have seen many example sentences about article that I still don't understand why we use it. It seems like ...
Articles grammar +2 votes, asked Sep 29 '15 by Tawan Thampipattanakul
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Article with the word 'WISE' - and why?
Consider the sentences: I know an wise man. I know a wise man. Grammarly suggested that I should use "a" ...
Articles 0 votes, asked Aug 22 '15 by Suman Banerjee
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Article use for the word "gum"
So when we are speaking to our friends or whoever, we may ask "Do you have gum", or "Can I ...
Articles Word grammar 0 votes, asked Aug 21 '15 by Taylor
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Using Articles correctly in a sentence
I am not a native English speaker. I saw a sign near my house that read: "This neighborhood used to ...
Articles +1 vote, asked Jul 08 '15 by Vik
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When to omit articles.
Please tell me when to omit articles or just give me a link where I can know about it. Please.
Articles 0 votes, asked Jun 10 '15 by Deep
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Indefinite articles before uncount nouns
As far as I know (and I'm quite sure about this), we use 'a' or 'an' before uncount nouns if ...
Articles Uncountable +2 votes, edited Jun 07 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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A cheetah v The cheetah
Hi there! Are the sentences in each set grammatically correct and do they mean the same? First set: 1) The ...
Articles 0 votes, edited Jun 05 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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by MRT or by the MRT?
Hi, I have several questions here. 1) Which one is correct? I go to work by the MRT. I go ...
Articles Verbs transportatoin 0 votes, asked May 29 '15 by Liza
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Do we have class on Monday, or is Monday a holiday? Do we have a class on Monday or Is ...
Articles grammar +1 vote, asked May 22 '15 by kevin
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On Sunday, On a Sunday, On Sundays
Hi there! Little help here. Is each of the following sentences correct and do each of them mean the same? ...
week Articles Determiners 0 votes, edited May 06 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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Articles before product descriptions
Hi, My products have descriptions where you can't tell if the description is decribing a product its user. examples - ...
describing article Articles necessary 0 votes, asked Apr 13 '15 by Brian Males
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usage of articles
can we write a particular female as:- an female?
Articles 0 votes, asked Mar 15 '15 by AMIT
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The effect of the article before a noun
Hi, I have a question about the article. To start with, did I write my question title grammatically correct?(haha) I ...
Articles 0 votes, edited Mar 06 '15 by Seok-Jun Kim
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Article use before items in lists
If the items in a list use different articles, must you write the correct article form in front of each ...
Articles lists 0 votes, asked Feb 18 '15 by Isabel Enerson
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omission of an article why?
Why is the article omitted when using pink eye? For example, I have a cold I have a cough I ...
Articles +1 vote, asked Nov 26 '14 by chad
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about using articles
Should I say "I have machinery" or "I have a machinery"?
Articles 0 votes, asked Jan 07 '14 by storm
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How to use articles 'the' and 'a' in a technical writing
The rock is an yeallow clay with quartzous nodules. A cement is sand-based. In the rock roof the interlayers are ...
the Articles a 0 votes, asked Oct 30 '13 by Vlaidmir
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Is "the" a preposition or an article?
Articles Prepositions 0 votes, asked Oct 24 '13 by Amy
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Again about the usage of articles
I am trying to understand, how to use articles in general situations correctly. For example: 1) a) Water was found ...
article Articles definite 0 votes, asked Oct 14 '13 by Vladislav Pastukh
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Articles in questions
What way of usage is correct A or B? A) What result are you waiting for? B) What a result ...
Articles questions 0 votes, asked Oct 14 '13 by Vladislav Pastukh
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He is a MLA
He is a MLA.
Articles 0 votes, edited Mar 19 '13 by M.Navaneetha krishnan
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prepositions & articles
Hi, I have two doubts. Please go through the following lines. 1. a. In bed with 2 cute kids. (Do ...
Articles Prepositions +1 vote, asked Feb 27 '13 by Johnie Lenn
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article use
Recently I came across this sentance: "I don't have a bad handwriting". Is it necessary to use the indefinite artice ...
article Articles 0 votes, asked Feb 23 '13 by Ida Vuletic
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