What is Article (a/an/the)?
One of the most frequently asked questions for English Grammar is "When to
use A/ An or The?" This is one of the most confusing part for both ESL and
English native speakers. Actually, the rules are simple. Let's take a look
and you will be able to use articles in an easy way.
1. When you talk about only one noun in the world, use "the"
-- The Sun
-- The moon
-- The Chinese Great Wall
2. When the noun is definite, use "the". when it is indefinite, use "a/an".
|I saw the book you lost under the table.
|| I saw a white unbrella
|I want to buy the car John just sold.
|| I want to buy a car.
| I apply to the school.
||I had a dish of spaghetti for lunch
3. Use "the", when you want to mention about something you already said or
-- I told you that the book is on the table.
-- The man I told you yesterday was dead already.
That's it. Quite easy right?
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